Flashcards in Physical Geography Changing Landscapes Deck (12)
How long ago did magma rise through the Earth’s crust to form high relief areas in the UK?
300 million years ago
The Cairngorms are found in which country in the UK?
Dartmoor is found in which UK county?
How many years ago did the carboniferous limestone in Britain form?
250-350 millions ago
What is the name of the famous tor in Dartmoor that we’ve studied in lessons?
How many years ago did the diverging plate boundaries in the Atlantic Ocean open up?
50-60 million years ago
What is the name of the unique structure at Malham Cove made out of carboniferous limestone?
How many years ago was Britain covered by warm, tropical seas?
75 million years ago
How many farms operated in the South Downs in 2016?
What % of South Downs was used for farming in 2016?
What % of the South Downs National Park was covered by woodland in 2016?