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Unformatted text preview: -1 st finger (pinky): Sierra Nevagda. Lots of olive trees and grain plots.-Puerto de Calatrava-Central Sierra-Old Castilian Basin-Bull cutout seen all over Spain-Pyrenees, one of the major blocades of movement-Foothill of Pyrenees start off green and they get rugged -Andorra (microstate) in between France and Spain 2. Balearic Islands and the French Maritimes-You will eventually emerge in the French Riviera and Monaco-Maritime Alps-Mont Cenis pass-Mt. Blanc (highest point of the Alps) 3. Swiss and Austrian Alps-Matterhorn, rises at the rate a finger nails growth-Bernese Alps, Aletsch glacier-Austria-Hohe Tauren, Untersalzbach -Austria Tirolfohn wind, Mistral wind-Alpine ranges (longitudinal valley)-Alps have lots of passes -Finger lake (common feature of the Alps) are melt water lakes, mark entrances to major passes. Always have a major city on these lakes....
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This note was uploaded on 12/19/2011 for the course GEOG 349 taught by Professor Oestegren during the Fall '07 term at Wisconsin.
- Fall '07