Absolute: latitude and longitude
Relative: relationship to other places
Physical: topographic features landrownds, bodies of water, climate, natural vegetation, resources
Human or Cultural: effects of people on places, altered landscapes, architecture, local agriculture, structures, populations.
Relationships between humans and environment
Use or abuse of the environment
Adaption to climate
Modification of physical surroundings.
Human interactions between places, people, ideas, goods from place to place, travel, transportation, telecommunications
Particular features that characterize an area set it apart from other regions