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is a conceptual division of the
's water surface areas using
criteria. As such, it usually includes areas of exclusive
over mineral and biological resources, encompassing maritime features, limits and zones. Generally, a maritime boundary is delineated through a particular measure from a jurisdiction's coastline. Although in some countries the term
and are recognized by the
United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
, they usually serve to identify
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