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.


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