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Aquatic environment

Definition (

Waters, including wetlands, that serve as habitat for interrelated and interacting communities and populations of plants and animals. (Eionet)

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Broader TermsNarrower TermsRelated Terms
Benthic environment
Brackishwater environment
Inland water environment
Littoral zone
Marine environment
Pelagic environment
Aquatic communities
Freshwater ecology

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