Discussion Question • What do these geographical facts suggest to you about where most Australians live?
Discussion Question • Which type of island do you think is the least populated? Why?
Discussion Question • Would New Zealand’s environment be different if New Zealanders used nuclear power plants or coal-burning power plants?
Discussion Question • Why do you think the countries of the world have agreed not to permit mining and exploitation of Antarctica’s natural resources?
Terms to Know • Wattle • Doldrums (ITCZ) • typhoon • Manuka • Lichen • crevasse