Tag Archives: National parks

Geography links for the week ending 5th July

1.Alaska’s glaciers have lost 75 gigatons (a gigaton is a billion metric tons) of ice per year from 1994 through 2013.

2. Planning has just been approved for the world’s largest Potash mine… And it’s In a National Park. Economic sense or a mockery of National Park protection?

3. From an Internet users point of view this is one of the most important maps in the world.

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4. Lots of thunder and lightening on Sunday. Here’s a reminder of what causes it.