The Andaman Sea or Burma Sea is a body of water to the southeast of the
The sea has been used for fishery and transportation of goods between the coastal countries. Its
The average depth of the sea is about 1,000 meters (3,300 ft). The northern and eastern parts are shallower than 180 meters (600 ft) due to the
The coastal areas of the Andaman Sea have
Other important sources of nutrients in the Andaman Sea are seagrass and the mud bottoms of lagoons and coastal areas. Many aquatic species move from and to seagrass either daily or at certain stages of their life cycle.