Vocabulary 1. Give the name and location of an alluvial fan. If the…Vocabulary 1. Give the name and location of an alluvial fan. If the alluvial fan is located in the USA, give the city and state. Otherwise, just name the country and general location.-This site gives information about alluvial fans and includes examples.Alluvial Fans 2. Under which US states does the Ogallala Aquifer lie?-This site gives information regarding the Ogallala aquifer.Ogallala Aquifer 3. Name a state that is on the Great Continental Divide in the United States.-This map shows the Great Continental Divide.Map 4. Give the name and location of a fall line on the Merrimack River in Massachusetts.-This site explains and lists fall lines.Fall Lines 5. Name a city that is downstream of Aswan, Egypt.Here’s a link to Google Maps of Egypt.Google Map of Egypt 6. Give the name and location of an area of the world that has been affected by desertification.The following sites will give you information regarding areas affected by desertification:Land DegradationUN Convention to Combat Desertification Hint: Look under the regional profiles section.Deserts Advancing, Civilizations RetreatingResearch and Essay 7. List the US states that share water from the Colorado River.-Here’s a link to the Colorado River Water Agreement.Sharing Colorado River Water 8. If water is limited in an area, how do you think water should be allocated? Should it be used to support agriculture, or used in cities to spur economic growth? Do you think population or new construction should be limited based on the water supply? (Check the resources page for the Colorado Water Agreement.) Express your answer in a well-formed paragraph and be sure to give reasons for your answers.-This video may be helpful:Water: Our Most Precious Resource 9. Name two areas of the world (not mentioned in the lesson) that have been affected by desertification. Has the Aeolian process affected desertification in the areas you researched? If so, explain how. If not, then by what other means did desertification occur? What are some countries doing to lessen the spread of deserts? Your answer to this question should be paragraph length.-These videos may be helpful:Solving the World’s Water CrisisCombating DesertificationGreat Green Wall 10. If you were a farmer and had a small stream running through your property, what would be a simple way to irrigate your crops using the water from this stream? Describe how you would move the water, and what systems and equipment you would use. -This site will help!Irrigation Tutorials 11. Find a disease that infects humans and can be spread through the water supply. Describe the symptoms of this disease, where it commonly occurs, and what causes it. Also, describe what can be done to prevent this disease. -Here’s an excellent source concerning waterborne diseasesCommon Waterborne Diseases HistoryWorld History SOCIAL STUDIES 123
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