a person who specializes in geographical research, delineation, and study.
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For researcher David Hondula, a health geographer with the Global Institute of Sustainability and Innovation at ASU who studies extreme heat, one solution is overdue.Extreme heat is killing people in Arizona’s mobile homes | Karen Peterson | July 2, 2021 | Washington Post
“This is a really welcome advance which could help fire management,” says Jessica McCarty, a geographer at Miami University in Oxford, Ohio, who wasn’t involved in the study.‘Zombie’ forest fires may become more common with climate change | Jonathan Lambert | May 19, 2021 | Science News
Van Collinsworth is a geographer, former wildland firefighter and the director of Preserve Wild Santee.San Diego Has a New Board – and Hopefully a New Approach to Development | Van Collinsworth | December 17, 2020 | Voice of San Diego
Jacques Mourey, a geographer at the Université Savoie Mont-Blanc, has studied how rising temperatures have altered climbing conditions on the Mont Blanc mountain range over the past 40 years.How Climate Change Is Making the Alps More Dangerous | Agostino Petroni | October 23, 2020 | Outside Online
I am a geographer, so I am used to seeing such games of academic hierarchy played above me, but I do worry when people resort to insulting their colleagues rather than admit that knowledge and circumstance have changed and reappraisal is necessary.Coronavirus: Is The Cure Worse Than The Disease? The Most Divisive Question Of 2020 | LGBTQ-Editor | October 12, 2020 | No Straight News
“The megacity of the poor,” is how the urban geographer Nazrul Islam describes his hometown.
The pioneering geographer Bernard Nietschmann once contended “more indigenous territory has been claimed by maps than by guns.”
Lois Labrianidis, an economic geographer at the University of Macedonia, says that Greece is now facing a brain drain.
Sanson's Atlas: a very large atlas by a French geographer in use in Swift's time.Gulliver's Travels | Jonathan Swift
Anthony Frederick Busching, a distinguished Prussian geographer, died.The Every Day Book of History and Chronology | Joel Munsell
The Ravenna geographer gives a list of towns—the names of some of which being difficult to identify.The Towns of Roman Britain | James Oliver Bevan
Maps exhibiting changes in physical geography appertain to the geologist as well as to the geographer.The Principles of Stratigraphical Geology | J. E. Marr
In an unmarked grave lies the body of Richard Hakluyt, the great geographer, who died in 1616.Milton's England | Lucia Ames Mead