North Pacific Ocean


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North Pacific Ocean

The northern part of the Pacific Ocean, extending northward from the equator to the Bering Strait.
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I have read with ardour the accounts of the various voyages which have been made in the prospect of arriving at the North Pacific Ocean through the seas which surround the pole.
Impatience grew apace, when, on the 2nd of July, they learned that a steamer of the line of San Francisco, from California to Shanghai, had seen the animal three weeks before in the North Pacific Ocean. The excitement caused by this news was extreme.
Analysis of sailfish (Istiophorus platypterus) population structure in the North Pacific Ocean. Fish.
MS Nautica was first in the country on November 25 with 642 passengers from Marshall Islands in the North Pacific Ocean heading to Zanzibar.
Long assumed to be native to the North Pacific Ocean, the jellyfish are now relatively common along the Atlantic coast too.
The missile was fired eastward from the vicinity of Sunan in Pyongyang and passed through the sky over Japan" and before falling into the North Pacific Ocean, South Korea's Joint Chiefs of Staff (JCS) said.
The 12 capture locations (see Figure S1) included the North Pacific Ocean (NPO), North East Pacific Ocean (NEPO), Gulf of Mexico (GOM), South East Pacific Ocean (SEPO), Northwest Atlantic (NWAO), Northeast Atlantic Ocean (NEAO), South East Atlantic Ocean (SEAO), Indian Ocean (IO), South China Sea (SCS), North China Sea (NCS), Northwest Pacific Ocean (NWPO), and the Southwest Pacific Ocean (SWPO).
Contamination of the marine environment has created immense concentrations of floating litter, such as the infamous Great Pacific Garbage Patch covering hundreds of miles in the north Pacific Ocean.
Changes are relative to those observed over the North Pacific Ocean, a stand-in for the global background concentration of methane.
Our results not only demonstrate a striking biological response to the 2014 warm anomaly in the North Pacific Ocean, but also support early physical indications of a larger regional climate shift, one reinforced by long-term global warming.
Inouye Center for Microbial Oceanography at the University of Hawai'i, teamed up with researchers from Korea, Switzerland and the US National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration to assess changes in nitrate concentration between the 1960s and 2000s across the open North Pacific Ocean.

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