Lake Zones and Boundaries

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DescriptionZone / Boundary
Deeper, cooler layer of a stratified lake. Unmixed, respiration dominates.
Volume of water where algal photosynthesis is (diurnally) greater than algal respiration.
Bottom of the lake where nothing grows.
Deep region of stratified lakes. Used to refer to deep-water sediments and their biota (benthos).
Surface mixed (turbulent) layer in lakes that exhibit a vertical temperature stratification.
Open water region.
Near shore zone, dominated by macrophytes, lower end characterised by lower limit of plants.
The volume of water where there is net respiration.
Limit of light and therefore photosynthesis and plant growth.
The layer through which there is an abrupt temperature gradient.

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