There were recorded 16 species and seven taxa infraspecific of Arcella distributed in the littoral region
of the Paranoa Lake (Table 1).
In our analysis, we verified that Chironomidae morphospecies used this food item as their main feeding resource, since it was most recorded in the gut content of individuals, which inhabit these floodplain lakes mainly in the littoral regions
As a battle space, the world's littoral regions
are becoming cluttered and congested, requiring the precise delivery of a whole range of effects, from the need to win the "battle of competing narratives" at one end of a spectrum to the need to take and hold ground at the other.
In subtropical systems, there is a lack of knowledge about the effects of induced desiccation on systems with artificial control over the hydrological regime, in which the dam operation produces daily variations in water level, temporarily exposing the community in the littoral region
(SOUZA-FILHO et al., 2004; AGOSTINHO et al., 2009).
Moreover, with the widespread proliferation of missile technology -- courtesy of Russia, China and Western nations -- today's naval forces face an increasingly broad array of threats, making the littoral region
dangerous waters indeed.
Establishing a baseline, Shemella defines the subject environment as one that includes oceans, seas, and their littoral regions
as well as navigable rivers and lakes and the infrastructure that supports them all (that is, ports, locks, and canals).
These patrols are part of Operation Martillo, a 15-nation collaborative effort to deny transnational criminal organizations air and maritime access to the littoral regions
of Central America, and focus on putting a stop to the illegal movement of drugs from South America into the Caribbean and onwards to the UK.
Iran-Aegea Regional Cooperation Association was established in 2011 to promote Iran's trade ties with the Aegean Sea (between Turkey and Greece) littoral regions
, with Izmir being in the center.
MEP Alain Cadec (EPP, France), who has authored a report on the Atlantic strategy, called it "a strong political signal" for the littoral regions