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Stephen Rice (academic)

Rice holds a PhD from the University of British Columbia. In 1995, he was appointed Lecturer in Physical Geography at the University of Loughborough. After promotions to Senior Lecturer and Reader, he was appointed Professor of River Science in 2 ...

Index of geography articles

This page is a list of geography topics. Geography is the study of the world and of the distribution of life on the earth, including human life and the effects of human activity. Geography research addresses both the questions of where, as well a ...

List of presidential trips made by Ilham Aliyev

This article consists of the list of international official and work trips made by Ilham Aliyev, the fourth and current President of Azerbaijan, during the terms of his presidency.

List of international prime ministerial trips made by Jacinda Ardern

This is a list of international prime ministerial trips made by Jacinda Ardern, the 40th Prime Minister of New Zealand. As of December 2019, Jacinda Ardern has made sixteen international trips to eighteen sovereign countries, two associated state ...

List of geographical bottoms

Bottom is used in the name of several geographical features: Bottom Wood, 14.5-hectare 36-acre woodland in the English county of Buckinghamshire, near the hamlet of Studley Green Bottom Creek, West Virginia, unincorporated community in McDowell C ...

List of geographical brows

Brow is used in the name of several geographical features: Hill Brow, small village in the Chichester District of West Sussex, England Brow Head Irish: Ceann Bro is the most southerly point of mainland Ireland Berry Brow, semi-rural village in We ...

List of international presidential trips made by Muhammadu Buhari

Muhammadu Buhari became President following the 2015 Nigerian general election. The following is a list of international presidential trips made by Muhammadu Buhari as the 15th President of Nigeria. President Muhammadu Buhari has travelled out of ...

List of circumnavigations

Kane Avellano became the youngest person to circumnavigate the globe by motorcycle on a trip completed just one day before his 24th birthday. The circumnavigation began on 31 May 2016 and ended on 19 January 2017, with a total duration of 233 day ...

List of coalfields

A coalfield is an area of certain uniform characteristics where coal is mined. The criteria for determining the approximate boundary of a coalfield are geographical and cultural, in addition to geological. A coalfield often groups the seams of co ...

Lists of countries and territories

This is a list of lists of countries and territories by various criteria. A country or territory is a geographical area, either in the sense of nation or state.

List of countries and dependencies by area

This is a list of the worlds countries and their dependent territories by area, ranked by total area. Entries in this list include, but are not limited to, those in the ISO 3166-1 standard, which includes sovereign states and dependent territorie ...

List of countries and territories by land borders

This is a list of countries and territories by land borders. The number of unique land borders of each country or territory is indicated as well the names of its neighbouring countries and territories. The length of each land border is included, ...

List of countries by easternmost point

This is a list of countries by easternmost point on land. A selection of dependent territories are listed in italics and are not ranked. The order does not always reflect the proximity of the countrys territory to the 180th meridian. In such a ca ...

List of countries by forest area

This article is a list of countries by forest area. Types of places listed include the entire planet, continents, regions, countries, provinces, states, and territories. Percentage data was calculated using information from the CIAs World Factboo ...

List of countries by length of coastline

The coastline paradox states that a coastline does not have a well-defined length. Measurements of the length of a coastline behave like a fractal, being different at different scale intervals distance between points on the coastline at which mea ...

List of countries by northernmost point

This is a list of countries by northernmost point on land. Where borders are contested, the northernmost point under the control of a nation is listed. A selection of dependent territories are listed in italics and are not ranked.

List of countries by southernmost point

This is a list of countries by southernmost point on land. Where borders are contested, the southernmost point under the control of a nation is listed, excluding points within Antarctica and its outlying islands south of 60°S. A selection of depe ...

List of countries by United Nations geoscheme

This is a list of countries by United Nations geoscheme, including some territories and dependencies, non-sovereign states including associated states and entities whose sovereignty is disputed. The UN created and maintains the M49 – Standard cou ...

List of countries by westernmost point

This is a list of countries by westernmost point on land. A selection of dependent territories are listed in italics and are not ranked. There are five countries with territory on both sides of the 180th meridian, and thus can be said to be both ...

List of deserts

Sand dunes of Lemnos - a small desert with an area of just 70 acres in the Lemnos island in Greece. Bledowska Desert – a desert located in Lesser Poland Voivodeship, Poland 32 km² Melnik Desert Canyon- A sandy canyon surrounded town in the southw ...

List of downs

Down is used in the name of geographical features or locations that are downland or close to downland, including: Westover Down, chalk down on the Isle of Wight High Down Isle of Wight, area of downland on Isle of Wight, England Normanton Down Ba ...

List of drinks named after places

Hawaiian Punch, after the Hawaiian Islands, USA Crodino after the town of Crodo, northern Piedmont, Italy Capri Sun after the island of Capri, Campania, Italy Jumex after Mexico Nantucket Nectars after the island or town of Nantucket, Massachuset ...

List of places on land with elevations below sea level

This is a list of places below mean sea level that are on land. Places in tunnels, mines, basements, dug holes also with open sky, under water, under ice, or existing temporarily as a result of ebbing of sea tide etc. are not included. Places whe ...

List of elevation extremes by country

The following sortable table lists land surface elevation extremes by country or dependent territory. Topographic elevation is the vertical distance above the reference geoid, a mathematical model of the Earths sea level as an equipotential gravi ...

List of elevation extremes by region

The following three sortable tables list land surface elevation extremes by region. Elevation is the vertical distance above the reference geoid, an equipotential gravitational surface model of the Earths sea level.

List of Commonwealth visits made by Elizabeth II

Queen Elizabeth II became Head of the Commonwealth upon the death of her father, King George VI, on 6 February 1952. Since then, she has toured the Commonwealth of Nations widely. She has visited all member states except Cameroon and Rwanda. Her ...

List of state visits made by Elizabeth II

Queen Elizabeth II has undertaken a number of state and official visits since ascending the throne in 1952, as well as trips throughout the Commonwealth, making her the most widely travelled head of state in history. She does not require a Britis ...

Lists of extreme points

List of countries by highest point Southernmost settlements List of countries by northernmost point The Worlds most southern Northernmost settlements List of countries by lowest point The Worlds most northern Extremes on Earth List of elevation e ...

List of foods named after places

Lists of foods named after places have been compiled by writers, sometimes on travel websites or food-oriented websites, as well as in books. Since all of these names are words derived from place names, they are all toponyms. This article covers ...

Gazetteer abbreviations

This is a list of common atlas and gazetteer abbreviations. These abbreviations are not always used consistently between publications; some terms have fallen out of use over time. Older gazetteers and atlases often neglect to define abbreviations ...

List of geographical societies

Association of Pacific Coast Geographers Society of Woman Geographers National Council for Geographic Education American Geographical Society Association of American Geographers National Geographic Society

Glossary of geography terms

This glossary of geography terms is a list of definitions of terms and concepts used in geography and related fields, which describe and identify natural phenomena, geographical locations, spatial dimension and natural resources.

List of international presidential trips made by Abdullah Gul

This is a list of presidential trips made by Abdullah Gul, the 11th President of Republic of Turkey. During his presidency, which began with his inauguration on August 28, 2007, Abdullah Gul has travelled to 63 different states internationally as ...

List of reportedly haunted locations in South Africa

Somerset Hospital: South Africas oldest hospital in Green Point, Cape Town, where resident ghosts reportedly include Sister Henrietta Stockdale, a blonde girl combing her hair and others that roam the corridors at night. Grey High School in Port ...

List of highest large cities

This list of the highest cities in the world includes only cities with a population greater than 100.000 inhabitants and an average height above sea level over 2.000 metres. For other settlements, see List of highest cities in the world or List o ...

List of historical maps

Tabula Peutingeriana Map of Maximus Planudes c. 1300, earliest extant realization of Ptolemys world map 2nd century Kunyu Wanguo Quantu 1602 Map of Bartolomeo Pareto 1455 Hereford Mappa Mundi c. 1285; the largest medieval map known still to exist ...

List of international presidential trips made by François Hollande

This is a list of international presidential trips made by François Hollande, the 24th President of France. During his presidency, which began with his inauguration on 15 May 2012 and ended with the inauguration of Emmanuel Macron on 14 May 2017, ...

List of hot springs

There are hot springs on all continents and in many countries around the world. Countries that are renowned for their hot springs include Honduras, Canada, Chile, Hungary, Iceland, Israel, Japan, New Zealand, Romania, Fiji and the United States, ...

List of industrial regions

ABCD Region, sometimes called ABC paulista or Região do Grande ABC in Portuguese is an industrial region made up of seven municipalities with the greater metropolitan area of São Paulo, Brazil.

List of international presidential trips made by George W. Bush

This is a list of international presidential trips made by George W. Bush, the 43rd president of the United States. George W. Bush made 48 international trips to 73 different countries during his presidency, which began on January 20, 2001 and en ...

List of international presidential trips made by George H. W. Bush

This is a list of international presidential trips made by George H. W. Bush, the 41st president of the United States. George H. W. Bush made 26 international trips to 58 different countries on six continents - Africa, Asia, Australia, Europe, No ...

List of international presidential trips made by Bill Clinton

This is a list of international presidential trips made by Bill Clinton, the 42nd president of the United States. Bill Clinton made 54 international trips to 72 different countries during his presidency, which began on January 20, 1993 and ended ...

List of international presidential trips made by Joko Widodo

This is a list of international presidential trips made by Joko Widodo, the 7th President of Indonesia. He assumed presidency on 20 October 2014. As of October 2018, Jokowi had visited 32 countries.

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