Links to Websites Related to Geography

NOTE: LINKS ARE EXTERNAL TO THE DGA
USE AT YOUR OWN RISK!

Professional Organizations
American Association of Geographers
Canadian Council for Geographic Education
Delaware Archives
National Council for Geographic Education
National Geographic Education
US Geological Survey

Geography Background
W.D. Pattison's Four Traditions

General Geography Teacher Tools
Globalization 101
Resources for Geography Awareness Week
National Geographic Xpeditions
Power of Place Videos on Demand

AP Human Geography
College Board Course Home Page
AP Human Geography Course Description (aka the "Acorn" book)
APHG Teachers Electronic Discussion Group (registration required)

General Maps Links
Clark Labs Idrisi GIS Software
Delaware DataMIL
Delaware Watersheds Website
ESRI GIS and Mapping Software
FUGAWI Navigation
Geocaching
Google Earth (download)
Google Maps Street View
What is GIS?
Map Projection (USGS)
Ozi Explorer GPS Mapping Software
Place II Map Collection (Population, Landscape, and Climate Estimations)

General Nation Information
CIA World Factbook
International Data Base (Create and manipulate population pyramids)
Nation Master
US Census Bureau
World Flag Database

Settlement Patterns/Sprawl
African Fractals in Buildings and Braids, Ron Eglash, June 2007
James Howard Kunstler criticizes American sprawl . **Warning: Foul Language**
Little Boxes of Levittown (via YouTube)
Visualizing Density, Lincoln Institute of Land Policy

General Culture
The Great Mirror
National Anthems Web site
Waltzing Matilda, Tom Waits, 1977 (YouTube.com)

Economic Geography
Diffusion of Wal-Mart
Measure of America - American Human Development Project

Language
Indo-European Language Family Tree

Religion
Comparing Eastern and Western Religions
History of Religion: The Geography of Faith and Its Wars Across History
PBS Evolution: Religion
Religion Facts: A Comparison of Judaism, Christianity, and Islam
Religious Tolerance Organization

Political Geography / Ethnicity
Come Out Ye Black & Tans, Irish Rebel Song (via YouTube)
Crisis Imperils 2-State Plan, Shifting a Balance (NY Times, 1/11/09)
Endgame in Kosovo (Multimedia presented by NY Times)
Unrepresented Nations & Peoples Organization