Welcome

Welcome

Welcome to the Geography Blog. This site was created to provide a service for Geography students at A level and GCSE focussing on the edexcel Exam board, and some cool geography too.

We want to Know What You Want

Please comment on any changes or additions you would like to see here.

To view other comments click here.

Like This site

If you like this site, and want to get all the latest geography news from around the world, please consider following us on Twitter or Facebook.

Currently viewing the tag: "Drought"

The ‘Wet Prince of Bel Air’

On November 10, 2015 By

With water restrictions imposed on all residents of LA, it has been revealed that one household used 11.8 million gallons! 

In the 12 months to April, they […]

read more here...

California water crisis

On June 22, 2015 By

Patterns in the earth are left behind from the receding waters of the Pine Flat Reservoir, seen on Oct. 14. The reservoir has been depleted to about 10% […]

read more here...

Australia sweats

On January 9, 2013 By

Australia – all of it – is suffering from record temperatures.  The average temperature for the country (almost the size of a continent!) has been […]

read more here...

Mississippi River Problems

On December 15, 2012 By

The Mississippi is one of the worlds most managed rivers.  It is also one of the busiest economic transport routes.

The river has become a vitally important aquatic […]

read more here...

I do not like posting negative posts, but this one is unavoidable!

Firstly the United Nations Environment Programme  have published a report which states that greenhouse gas emissions are 14% […]

read more here...

Food shortages were already a problem due to drought – but then the skies filled with clouds.  River levels hit highest levels since 1920’s leaving 65 dead, 125000 […]

read more here...

Only 7 of the 35 affected states have plans to take water availability into account with future climate change.

Food prices are expected to rise by at least […]

read more here...

Geopolitics of food supply

On July 25, 2012 By

Time is running out. The world may be much closer to an unmanageable food shortage – replete with soaring food prices, spreading food unrest, and ultimately political instability– […]

read more here...