ERIC Number: EJ463274
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1992
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A Garcia Quadrangle? Or, How Some Basic Physical Geography Made a Difference.
de Blij, Harm J.
Journal of Geography, v91 n6 p238-40 Nov-Dec 1992
Reports the experiences of a continuing education group of geographers crossing the Indian Ocean by ship. Describes the bizarre weather conditions encountered and the lack of meteorological coverage of the area. Explains how knowledge of basic physical geography helped to avert a disaster when weather reports did not match the conditions being experienced. (DK)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
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