tide amplitude

tide amplitude

[′tīd ′am·plə‚tüd]
(oceanography)
One-half of the difference in height between consecutive high water and low water; half the tide range.
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These include sea depth and undersea relief names; rivers and their drainage basins; tide amplitude and coastal erosion; sea level rise and marine protected areas; maritime transport and port statistics; population density in coastal zones and employment in the fishing sector; fisheries product consumption; fishing quotas by species; fishing zones; the European fishing fleet's locations and composition; aquaculture production and much more.