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Definitions

  1. The Yellow Sea is a very shallow water body with a strong tidal signal.
  2. Yellow Sea is a semi-enclosed continental shelf shallow-sea.
  3. The Yellow Sea is a unique marine ecosystem based on its bathymetry and marine organisms. (Web site)
  4. The Yellow Sea is to the west, the South China Sea is to the south, and the Sea of Japan (East Sea) is to the east of Korea. (Web site)
  5. The Yellow Sea is to the west, the East China Sea is to the south, and the Sea of Japan ( East Sea) is to the east of Korea.

Yellow Sea

  1. To the west, across the Yellow Sea, lies China (People's Republic of China) and to the southeast, across the Korea Strait, lies Japan.
  2. Yellow Sea or Huanghai [ yellow sea], arm of the Pacific Ocean, between China and Korea.
  3. The Chinese mitten crab is a burrowing crab whose native distribution are the coastal waters and estuaries of the Yellow Sea off Korea and China. (Web site)

Seas

  1. The county's name means " Tang ferry," and refers to the historic role of Dangjin's harbor in connecting Korea to the other side of the Yellow Sea.
  2. Sediment sources surrounding the Yellow Sea are dominantly mud. (Web site)
  3. Admittedly no sand, just small smooth peebles, bright, hot sun and the salty goodness of The Yellow Sea.
  4. Based on these corporate policies, Panasonic will support the Yellow Sea Ecoregion Support Project for a seven year period.
  5. For more information on Yellow Sea, visit Britannica.com. (Web site)

Korean Peninsula

  1. Daebu Island is an island in the Yellow Sea, within the municipal borders of Ansan city, Gyeonggi province.
  2. The west coast of the Korean Peninsula is bounded by the Korea Bay to the north and the Yellow Sea to the south; the east coast is bounded by the East Sea. (Web site)
  3. It spreads along the Taedong River in the northwestern part of the country, about 30 miles (48 kilometers) from the Yellow Sea.
  4. Kunsan Air Base, a base of the United States Air Force, is located on the western side of the South Korean peninsula bordered by the Yellow Sea. (Web site)

China

  1. To the west, is the Yellow Sea, to the south is the East China Sea, and to the east is the Sea of Japan (East Sea). (Web site)
  2. In the east, along the shores of the Yellow Sea and the East China Sea there are extensive and densely populated alluvial plains. (Web site)
  3. Strong tidal currents have produced ridges of well-sorted fine sands in the southwestern Yellow Sea, China . (Web site)

Bay

  1. It flows 273 miles (439 km) southwestward to enter Korea Bay, an arm of the Yellow Sea, at Namp'o.
  2. Liaodong Bay, between the Chinese Liaoning province and northwestern North Korea is also part of the Yellow Sea.

Islands

  1. Mokpo has frequent train service to Seoul and is the terminus for a number of ferry routes serving islands in the adjacent Yellow Sea.
  2. Portions of various Yellow Sea islands lie within its jurisdiction.

Species

  1. Due to the discharge of nutrient-rich river waters, in former times the Yellow Sea was very rich in bottom fish species and shrimps. (Web site)
  2. The tidal flats form a significant part of the Yellow Sea Eco-region that is vital for 158 fish species as well for crabs and sea-weeds. (Web site)

Coast

  1. Boryeong is a city in South Chungcheong Province, South Korea on the coast of the Yellow Sea.
  2. The west side of Buan is the Yellow Sea, and has many islands such as Wido, Sikdo, JungKum, Georyundo, Sangwangdengdo and Hawangdeungdo.
  3. Upwards of two million birds travelling to and from their Arctic breeding grounds use the receding wetlands on the Yellow Sea coast. (Web site)
  4. Situated on Haeju Bay, facing the Yellow Sea, it is the only port on the west coast of North Korea that does not freeze over in winter. (Web site)

Inlets

  1. An inlet of the Yellow Sea between northeast China and western North Korea. (Web site)
  2. Among the 64 large marine ecosystems in the world ocean, the Yellow Sea has been one of the most significantly affected by human development.
  3. It is bordered on the south by inlets of the Huang Hai (Yellow Sea) and on the southeast by the Yalu River (its border with North Korea). (Web site)

Shandong

  1. The Yellow Sea got its name from the yellowish discoloration caused by the vast amount of particulate material discharged by the Huang He River. (Web site)
  2. From northeast to southeast it fronts the Bohai Gulf, the highlands of Shandong Peninsula, and the Yellow Sea. (Web site)
  3. For several centuries before 1852, it emptied into the Huang Hai (Yellow Sea), south of the highlands of Shandong Province. (Web site)

Geum River

  1. It is located on the south bank of the Geum River just upstream from its exit into the Yellow Sea.
  2. Gunsan was a small fishing village on the banks of the Geum River, near to where the river spills into the Yellow Sea.

Shorebirds

  1. Barter, M.A. (2002). Shorebirds of the Yellow Sea - importance, threats and conservation status.
  2. The intertidal mudflats of the Yellow Sea are of great importance for migratory waders or shorebirds. (Web site)

Sea Korea

  1. To its west are the Yellow Sea and Korea Bay, and to its east lies Japan across the Sea of Japan (East Sea of Korea). (Web site)
  2. To the west it borders the Yellow Sea and the Korea Bay and to the east it borders the Sea of Japan (East Sea of Korea).
  3. The major rivers flow north to south or east to west and empty into the Yellow Sea or the Korea Strait. (Web site)

Categories

  1. Matter > Liquids > Water > Seas
  2. Places > Earth > Oceans > Pacific Ocean
  3. Places > World > Countries > China
  4. Continents > Asia > East Asia > Korea
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