Tidelands

Science / Tides and Currents / Tidelands: The zone between the mean high-water and mean low water lines. It is identical with intertidal zone (technical definition) when the type of tide is semidiurnal or diurnal.

Uplands

Business / Agriculture / Uplands: Land at higher elevations than the alluvial plain or low stream terrace: all lands outside the riparian-wetland and aquatic zones. Used often in discussion of federal land management practices. MORE

Submerged Lands

Science / Tides and Currents / Submerged Lands: Lands covered by water at any stage of the tide. See tidelands. MORE

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