Dictionary:Transition zone

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1. The region near the land-sea boundary where neither land nor marine operations can be carried out without significant modifications. May include marsh, shallow lagoons, surf zone, and marine waters that are too shallow or too obstructed for normal towed-streamer marine operations. 2. A region where physical properties are changing rapidly, such as the lowermost mantle.