Sept 13, 2013
The area-Studies Tradition
Concerned with understanding the nature of areas (regions)
Applies to both “formal” and “functional” regions
What aspects of any given region makes that region distinctive?
o Lethbridge is the largest irrigation area in the country
o South AB- when it will rain it is a low pressure system- you can smell
the feedlot from the blowing in of the current.
o Cowboy Trail- ranching is predominant
Description followed by explanation
South AB is in the second driest region in the co