Geography Essay Topics

Fukushima Earthquake And Tsunami 2011

In March 2011, Japan was struck by a magnitude 9.0 earthquake and a following tsunami. Authorities concluded that the earthquake was the cause of the Pacific plate releasing the friction built up after years converged under the North American plate (as shown in figure 3) along the fault line that lies kilometres away from Japan’s… View Article

Antarctica Report – The Location And Purpose Of Mawson Station

Introduction: The great icy continent of Antarctica is located at the south-most point on Earth and in the heart of the Antarctic Circle, referred to as the ice-cold desert. Antarctica covers the entire land and water region south of the latitude 600 S with no defined longitude, the continent spans around the entire Antarctic Circle…. View Article

Antarctica Report – the environment and scientific research

Introduction: The great icy continent of Antarctica is located at the south-most point on Earth and in the heart of the Antarctic Circle, referred to as the ice-cold desert. Antarctica covers the entire land and water region south of the latitude 600 S with no defined longitude, the continent spans around the entire Antarctic Circle…. View Article

Is Africa the least developed continent?

Why do we hear that Africa is the least developed continent? I mean Africa contains some of the most important natural and mineral resources, so why are Africans still living in an underdeveloped continent? Naturally Africa contains a variety of many rich minerals. One of the largest minerals that Africa holds is petroleum. Petroleum is… View Article

Three shopping centres in the West Midlands

My final hierarchy would look like this: My original aim of this coursework was to investigate if three shopping centres in the west midlands can be placed into shopping hierarchies, however after looking at my results I don’t think that there is a shopping hierarchy. I believe that people want to shop in places they… View Article

Water Report on Jakarta

I am writing to you regarding water supplies for the residents in Jakarta. There are shortages of clean water around the area and residents have to walk miles away to get water for their businesses and family. However the local people want something closer so they don’t have to travel that extra mile. There are… View Article

How and why do shopping centres differ?

Hypothesis 1 – The bigger the shopping centre the more high order shops there are’ Hypothesis 1 showed vital elements in the differences of Shopping Centres as it was: ‘The bigger the shopping centre the more high order shops there are’. I was able to gain information on how many High Order and Low Order… View Article

Complete Geography Project

For my coursework I have chosen to investigate and compare three commercial retail outlets in Llandrindod Wells. The three businesses that I am looking at are; 1. Somerfield, centre of Llandrindod Wells. 2. The Ridgebourne Post Office, outskirts of Llandrindod Wells. 3. Spar, central to Llandrindod Wells. I will, with the aid of a survey… View Article

GSCE Geography Coursework

Has the Reintroduction of the Tram system in Nottingham been a success or failure? Nottingham is based in the East Midlands region of England (see fig. 1). It is a large, densely populated city, totalling a population of 266,988. The population rivals that of Manchester (392,819), and the slightly larger Liverpool (439,473). It has a… View Article

Regional Geography

The reaction has been disjointed and slow, and results seen are even harder to find. Hillstrom and Hillstrom agree that “ Pollution is a particularly insidious form of habitat degradation, fundamentally impacting fragile ecosystems in myriad ways, some of which are invisible to the naked eye” (17), mentioning specifically acid rain, and farm pesticide use… View Article

Urban Geography

Urban Geography refers to the subset of Geography relating to the study of cities and towns concerning their internal structures and characteristics and the spatial relationship between the various entities. Spatial analysis in urban Geography refers to an investigative look at the topographical distribution of structures within cities and towns, their relationships and other aspects… View Article

The Toronto Blue Jays: The Creation

Abstract: In this paper, the event on September 11 1982 happened in California is considered. This event is the baseball competition played between the Toronto Blue jays and California Angels at Anaheim Stadium, California, USA. It discusses the positive impact of the event in the economy. Introduction: The event happened on September 11, 1982 refers… View Article