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Chapter 12 Notes. Physical Geography of Europe: The Peninsula of Peninsulas. Section 1: Landforms & Resources. “ Peninsula of Peninsulas ”- Europe is a large peninsula of Asia, plus there are many peninsulas jutting out from it also. . Section 1: Landforms & Resources.

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chapter 12 notes

Chapter 12 Notes

Physical Geography of Europe:

The Peninsula of Peninsulas

section 1 landforms resources
Section 1: Landforms & Resources
  • “Peninsula of Peninsulas”- Europe is a large peninsula of Asia, plus there are many peninsulas jutting out from it also.
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Section 1: Landforms & Resources
  • Fjords- U-shaped valleys that connect to the sea, & filled with seawater after glaciers melted.
    • Created by glaciers
    • Common in Norway
    • Flying
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Section 1: Landforms & Resources
  • Northern Peninsulas-
    • Scandinavian Peninsula
      • Sweden & Norway
    • Jutland Peninsula
      • Denmark
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Section 1: Landforms & Resources
  • Southern Peninsulas-
    • Iberian Peninsula-
      • Spain & Portugal
    • Italian Peninsula-
      • Italy
    • Balkan Peninsula-
      • Greece, Serbia…
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Section 1: Landforms & Resources
  • DON’T WRITE
  • European Islands-Iceland, Greenland, Ireland, Great Britain, Sicily, Sardinia, Corsica, Ibiza, & Crete
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Section 1: Landforms & Resources
  • DON’T WRITE
  • Mountain Chains of Europe-
    • Alps, Pyrenees, Apennine, & Balkan Mountains
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Section 1: Landforms & Resources
  • Uplands- are hills or low mts.
    • Massif Central- uplands of France
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Seine River

Danube River

Rhine River

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Section 1: Landforms & Resources
  • Peat- partially decayed plant matter, found in bogs, and used as fuel
    • (Few Trees)
    • Non-renewable (1mm per year)
section 2 climate vegetation
Section 2: Climate & Vegetation
  • North Atlantic Drift- current of warm water from the tropics
    • Prevailing westerlies pick up warmth from this and helps give Europe a mild climate
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Section 2: Climate & Vegetation
  • Ice Hotel in Northern Sweden
  • Video
section 3 human environment interaction
Section 3: Human-Environment Interaction
  • Dikes- earthen banks
  • Polder- land that is reclaimed from the sea by diking and draining the water.
  • 40% of the Netherlands (Holland) was once underwater
  • Windmills are a familiar site here
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Section 3: Human-Environment Interaction
  • Don’t Write
  • Acid Rain in Europe- has been happening since the industrial revolution in the 1700’s
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Section 3: Human-Environment Interaction
  • Venice-
    • Weight of the buildings is causing the city to slowly sink
      • Global Warming?

Don’t Write