Geography, Anthropology, and Sociology
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The study of the physical features of the Earth's surface and atmosphere, including how humans affect them, and the ways they affect humans.
How do humans change the environment?
Human activities contribute to climate change by causing changes in Earth's atmosphere in the amounts of greenhouse gases, aerosols (small particles), and cloudiness.
Materials or substances such as minerals, forests, water, and fertile land that occur in nature and can be used for economic gain.
The talents, skills, and work of humans
Long and narrow strip of water made for boats or for irrigation
A strip of land projecting into a body of water
Deep and narrow valley with steep walls
A lake used to store water for community use
A large area of flat land elevated high above sea level
A submerged ridge of rock or coral near the surface of the water
Area of level land, usually at low elevation and often covered with grasses
Land surrounded by water on three sides