Save
Busy. Please wait.
Log in using Clever
or

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 
Sign up using Clever
or

Username is available taken
show password

why


Make sure to remember your password. If you forget it there is no way for StudyStack to send you a reset link. You would need to create a new account.
Your email address is only used to allow you to reset your password. See our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.


Already a StudyStack user? Log In

Reset Password
Enter the associated with your account, and we'll email you a link to reset your password.
focusNode
Didn't know it?
click below
 
Knew it?
click below
Don't know
Remaining cards (0)
Know
0:00
share
Embed Code - If you would like this activity on your web page, copy the script below and paste it into your web page.

  Normal Size     Small Size show me how

Chapter 52 - Geog

Peat Bogs

TermDefinition
What type of Resource is Peat Non Renewable
2 types of bogs Raised and Blanket
Raised Bog Flat and deep bogs
4 steps to extracting peat 1.Prepare peat 2.Harvest peat 3.Transport peat 4.Sell peat
Preparing Bog Ditcher drains water from bog and Grader levels it.
Harvesting Bog Miller cuts peat off surface and break it into tiny pieces. These are left to dry, then gathered into ridges
Transporting Peat Each Bord na Mona bog has its own railway line with special turf trains to carry peat away.
Monofilament net A net that is see through
Irish fishery protection An agency that helps reduce overfishing
Conservation box An area that can not be used for fishing at certain times of the year
Quotas A limit on the amount of fish you can catch
Supertrawlers Ships that have factories on board and can be out at sea for months at a time. They have on board refridgerators
Atlantic Dawn in Killybegs An example of a Supertrawler.
Example of a heavy industry Auganuish Alumina
Example of a light Industry Intel
Two factors that a good for the location of industry Transport links and Labour force
An input into Aganuish Alumia Bauxite
Main market for Aganuish Alumina Scandinavia and UK
A tax the government puts on profits Corporation tax
What agency provides grants for new businesses in Ireland Industrial Development Authority
Created by: toastiee1
 

 



Voices

Use these flashcards to help memorize information. Look at the large card and try to recall what is on the other side. Then click the card to flip it. If you knew the answer, click the green Know box. Otherwise, click the red Don't know box.

When you've placed seven or more cards in the Don't know box, click "retry" to try those cards again.

If you've accidentally put the card in the wrong box, just click on the card to take it out of the box.

You can also use your keyboard to move the cards as follows:

If you are logged in to your account, this website will remember which cards you know and don't know so that they are in the same box the next time you log in.

When you need a break, try one of the other activities listed below the flashcards like Matching, Snowman, or Hungry Bug. Although it may feel like you're playing a game, your brain is still making more connections with the information to help you out.

To see how well you know the information, try the Quiz or Test activity.

Pass complete!

"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
Retries:
restart all cards