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Term Biosphere
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Transition zone comprising part of the earth and the atmosphere, within which almost all living organisms on Earth are found. It consists of the oceans, terra firma and the lower atmosphere, which ensures that the conditions to support life are maintained.

 

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Topic  BiodiversityForest resourcesResources coastal / marineGeologyHydrologyClimate