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Europe an Russia. Resources and Land Use. Objectives. Learn about the natural resources of Western Europe. Find out about the natural resources of Eastern Europe. Examine Russia’s natural resources. . Key Terms (page 26). Loess Hydroelectric power Fossil fuel.

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Europe an russia

Europe an Russia

Resources and Land Use


Objectives
Objectives

  • Learn about the natural resources of Western Europe.

  • Find out about the natural resources of Eastern Europe.

  • Examine Russia’s natural resources.


Key terms page 26
Key Terms (page 26)

  • Loess

  • Hydroelectric power

  • Fossil fuel




A part of the equation natural resources
A part of the $ equation: Natural Resources




Loess
Loess

  • A type of rich, dust like soil that is brought in by wind and enriched by rain and moderate temperatures.




Uses of water
Uses of water

Crops

Electricity


Hydroelectricity
Hydroelectricity

  • Generates power

  • Norway gets almost all its electric power from water

  • Plants in Sweden, Switzerland, Austria, Spain, Scotland, and Portugal.


Now fossil fuels
Now…Fossil Fuels

  • Are sources of energy that formed from the remains of ancient plants and animals.

  • Oil and Natural Gas: Norway and the UK

  • Coal: Germany



Russia s resources1
Russia’s Resources

  • Russia has more natural resources than the United States!



Why isn t russia rich
Why isn’t Russia rich?

Size

Farming

Climate

Navigable Rivers






Solutions
Solutions?

Pipelines

Railroad


Did you learn
Did you learn?

  • Name 2 non-mineral or fossil fuel natural resources in Europe. How are they used?

  • List Russia’s major natural resources

  • How is water used in Western Europe?

  • Why is Russia not as wealthy as Western Europe?

  • What is Loess and what is it’s value?


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