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  • What makes an excellent location map?
    Land use quiz. For the following 10 images – list the main land-use.
    For extra points, locate the place on your map.
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  • Introduction Maps
    Your maps must:
    • Use two different types of map
    • Ordnance survey, Google Earth, sketch map
    • Show the location of the study site – where is Hengistbury Head?
    • Describe the area in detail
    • For example, existing sea defences, names of the landforms and processes (Headland, Spit, Mudeford Spit created by Longshore drift and used for…. ; The beach huts rent for £950 per week (source)
    • Show where you collected your data
    • Questionnaire, Land Use, Car Park Survey, Beach Profiles (at least 3 sites), Groyne placement
    • Identify some key land uses
    • Link to your introduction text
    • You could (for extra marks)
    • Include images within your map
    • Provide some analysis of the importance of the land use
    • Include secondary data – e.g. the importance of the a landform in stopping coastal flooding of Christchurch, cost of sea defences
    • Start a bibliography of source information
    Aim for 5-6 detailed annotations per map and must be printed out.
  • Map 1: Ordnance Survey Map showing location details of Hengistbury Head
    Key:
    This area is already heavily defended with rock groyneswhich attempt to reduce the movement of beach material along the shore caused by longshore drift
    Mudeford Spit has been created by longshoredrift and is a landform of depositino. It is mainly used for beach huts as seen in Photo A. The spit is important for tourism.
    Photo A