Water area

WATER AREA (the Russian word is derived from the Latin word "aqua", which means water, and the word "territory" * EN: water area; DE: Wasserbe ken; FR: plan d'eau; ES: nivel acuifero; RU: акватория) is the area of the water surface of the port, gulf, sea, ocean. The water area of the port includes the roadstead, the inner harbour, the approaches to the port and moorings.

The concept of the water area is also applied to the area of the water surface within the established boundaries with the defined coordinates, in which they perform the tests of the various types of the technical means, the extraction of the minerals (for example, oil, (nodules) concretions), the movement of the floating crafts of the maintenance is performed.