sea channel

sea channel

[′sē ‚chan·əl]
(geology)
A long, narrow, U-shaped or V-shaped shallow depression of the sea floor, usually occurring on a gently sloping plain or fan.
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Bodies of two Russian nationals were recovered from a helicopter that crashed into the sea channel between Poros Island and the mainland of Galatas on Tuesday.
[UKPRwire, Sat Aug 10 2019] Dredging is an excavation activity usually carried out underwater, in harbors, shallow seas, and freshwater areas with the purpose of gathering up bottom sediments to deepen or widen the sea bottom or sea channel. The dredging technique is often used to keep waterways and ports navigable and create an anti-sludge pathway for boats.
[ClickPress, Fri Aug 09 2019] Dredging is an excavation activity usually carried out underwater, in harbors, shallow seas, and freshwater areas with the purpose of gathering up bottom sediments to deepen or widen the sea bottom or sea channel. The dredging technique is often used to keep waterways and ports navigable and create an anti-sludge pathway for boats.
It is willing to continue to build three inter-governmental cooperation projects, and drive more ASEAN countries to participate in the "new land and sea channel" construction, and promote data interconnection and financial innovation.
Near the plant runs the sea channel to the ports of Kaliningrad.
Every room offers panoramic views of the sea channel which separates Wales and Anglesey, the Menai Strait.
An estimated one-third of the the world's oil exports pass through this narrow sea channel, which makes it strategically significant in a world economy that is heavily dependent on oil.
Despite the odds against him he made his crucial Northwest Passage find, which subsequently enabled navigation of the sea channel, now named the Rae Strait, to the Pacific Ocean through the Arctic archipelago.
The Houthis last July unilaterally halted attacks in the Red Sea to support peace efforts, after Saudi Arabia suspended temporarily oil exports through a strategic Red Sea channel following attacks on crude tankers.
He pointed out that Mwani Qatar, in accordance with Ministry of Transport and Communications' strategic plan, provides all the necessary facilities for the entry of cruise ships to the port starting from the arrival at the sea channel and ending with departure, ensuring a smooth and distinctive travel experience to the tourists at Doha Port.
If so, this small sea channel could turn into a decisive geopolitical battleground.
The Houthi group said Tuesday it was unilaterally halting attacks in the Red Sea for two weeks to support peace efforts, a few days after Saudi Arabia suspended oil exports through a strategic Red Sea channel following Houthi attacks on crude tankers on July 25.