An official website of the United States government.

Official websites use .gov
A .gov website belongs to an official government organization in the United States.

Secure .gov websites use HTTPS
A lock ( ) or https:// means you've safely connected to the .gov website. Share sensitive information only on official, secure websites.

Concept Breadcrumbs

Preferred Term:

marine science

Definition:
The study of saltwater bodies of water, including the oceans and seas, their chemical and physical properties and processes, and the aquatic organisms living in these environments.
Concept Schemes:
https://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt
NALT Core
Broader Concept:
Narrower Concepts:
Entry Terms:
  • saltwater ecology
  • salt water ecology
  • marine ecology
URI:
https://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/68701
Download this Concept:
RDF/XMLCreated 2006-10-30, last modified 2016-10-25
Exactly Matching Concepts: