Geography

Articles in ‘Geography’

Torrellones

May 7th, 2017

Satellite image of the Strait of Gibraltar

September 18th, 2010

Spain geography game

March 25th, 2010 This map game for learning the moutain ranges and basic geographical units of Spain is good fun. Only takes a couple of minuntes. More Spain map games here, including this fiendish river quiz.

Spanish places

February 9th, 2010

The second deepest natural harbour in the world

February 8th, 2010 A curiosity I heard today: Mahón, the capital of Menorca, has the second deepest natural harbour in the world – after Pearl Harbour. The harbour is 5 km long and up to 900m wide. Historically, it was one of the most strategically important harbours in the western Mediterranean. More from Wikipedia

Documentary about Spain’s forests

December 10th, 2008

Plan to protect 2,900km of rivers

November 7th, 2008

The Legend of Monte Perdido

October 2nd, 2008

Glaciers to disappear in the Pyrenees by 2050

September 6th, 2008

37% of Spain at risk from desertification

September 1st, 2008