Pages in this set

Page 1

Preview of page 1

Page 2

Preview of page 2
Case studies used in Year 12
Population Food supply issues
1. Newcastle ­Scotswood inner city
redevelopment, Castle Ward (rural/urban fringe) 2. UK population 3. Zimbabwe 4.
Kerala ­ population movement and control 5. Iran's Baby boom 6. HIV in sub Saharan
Africa 7. China's one child policy 8. Columbia ­…

Page 3

Preview of page 3
Western Greenland ­
periglacial features
Bangladesh flooding York ­ flooding and management River Breamish­ changing river
characteristics York ­ factors affecting drainage basins and hydrographs 3 Gorges dam
­ river management

Page 4

Preview of page 4

Page 5

Preview of page 5
Bangladesh (LEDC)
What it shows
1. Example of drainage basin influences and managing flood hazards. 2. Impact of river management on
river processes. 3. Impact of rising sea levels on human use of the coastline. 4. How deltas are created.
Causes of flooding in Bangladesh:
1. Tectonic uplift of the…

Page 6

Preview of page 6
the delta there will be major impacts on the people of Bangladesh. A 1.5m rise in sea level would affect
17 million people and 22000km2 of land (16%). Major fishing villages will be affected and agricultural land
and rice paddies will suffer the effects of salinisation. Coastal cities such as…

Page 7

Preview of page 7

Page 8

Preview of page 8
York and the River Ouse
MEDC river process management, flooding, hydrographs, river regimes, drainage basin influences.
Location ­ Located in the north of England, this drainage basin covers most of the Yorkshire Dales and
the Vale of York, the river eventually enters the north sea via the Humber estuary.
Drainage…

Page 9

Preview of page 9
feet 7 inches above normal. Due to its complex geography and the historic importance of the city,
attempts to defend York against floods continue. So far this has cost approximately £10 million. Causes
Social
Effects
Environmen tal Effects
Economic Effects Responses
Several depressions swept across Northern Britain bring lots of…

Page 10

Preview of page 10

Comments

No comments have yet been made

Similar Geography resources:

See all Geography resources »

Pages in this set

Page 1

Preview of page 1

Page 2

Preview of page 2
Case studies used in Year 12
Population Food supply issues
1. Newcastle ­Scotswood inner city
redevelopment, Castle Ward (rural/urban fringe) 2. UK population 3. Zimbabwe 4.
Kerala ­ population movement and control 5. Iran's Baby boom 6. HIV in sub Saharan
Africa 7. China's one child policy 8. Columbia ­…

Page 3

Preview of page 3
Western Greenland ­
periglacial features
Bangladesh flooding York ­ flooding and management River Breamish­ changing river
characteristics York ­ factors affecting drainage basins and hydrographs 3 Gorges dam
­ river management

Page 4

Preview of page 4

Page 5

Preview of page 5
Bangladesh (LEDC)
What it shows
1. Example of drainage basin influences and managing flood hazards. 2. Impact of river management on
river processes. 3. Impact of rising sea levels on human use of the coastline. 4. How deltas are created.
Causes of flooding in Bangladesh:
1. Tectonic uplift of the…

Page 6

Preview of page 6
the delta there will be major impacts on the people of Bangladesh. A 1.5m rise in sea level would affect
17 million people and 22000km2 of land (16%). Major fishing villages will be affected and agricultural land
and rice paddies will suffer the effects of salinisation. Coastal cities such as…

Page 7

Preview of page 7

Page 8

Preview of page 8
York and the River Ouse
MEDC river process management, flooding, hydrographs, river regimes, drainage basin influences.
Location ­ Located in the north of England, this drainage basin covers most of the Yorkshire Dales and
the Vale of York, the river eventually enters the north sea via the Humber estuary.
Drainage…

Page 9

Preview of page 9
feet 7 inches above normal. Due to its complex geography and the historic importance of the city,
attempts to defend York against floods continue. So far this has cost approximately £10 million. Causes
Social
Effects
Environmen tal Effects
Economic Effects Responses
Several depressions swept across Northern Britain bring lots of…

Page 10

Preview of page 10

Comments

No comments have yet been made