5 Themes of Geography

by Kelly Hearn

Location

Here is an example of relative location. Austin is the capital of Texas. It is near the center of the state and northeast of San Antonio.

Movement

The Capital Metro bus is a very common use of transportation in Austin. People use it going to work, school, and social events.

Region

Austin is in the state of Texas, which is located in the south. The south consists of states that are located in the southern part of the US.

Place

Austin is the Live Music Capital of the world! Tons of people come to Austin to see great live music.

Human-Environment Interactions

Ever since Lake Travis went into a drought, everyone has been forced to adapt. Peoples' property on the lake was damaged, docks are no longer on the Lake, and everyone has to use less water.