what are the big five to know about Australia and Oceania?
1. Big Island vs "nesia's"
2. both low-density ;isolated
3. big Islands- European influence. Nedia's- indigenous (culturally complex)
4. young Nations and remaining colonies
5. big islands- MDC. Nedia's- LDC
what is the climate like in Australia and Oceania?
middle latitudes similar to USA
what is the climate like in Australia?
arid in the west, humid in East including New Zealand.
what is the climate like on the islands?
tropical climate (warm/wet)
what is the tectonic activity like on the islands
Oceanic to Oceanic convergence= subduction
volcanic Origins (active and extinct)
what are the migratory trends ( start, later, results)?
start: Common migratory Origins (2 to three 3000 years ago)
later: time and isolated
results: today differences
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