Geography: Coasts: Case Study

General Facts

  • Bangladesh is an LEDC.
  • The land is densely populated.
  • Most of the land forms a delta from three main rivers - Ganges, Brahmaputra and Meghna.
  • 25% of Bangladesh is less than 1 metre above sea level.
  • The low-lying land means it is easily flooded from the coastal waters.

Advantages of living in Bangladesh:

  • The flat floodplaines of the delta are very fertile.
  • Rice is grown

Disadvantages of living in…

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