Cuba By: Emily C., Mariana D., Edward S., & Nick W. Region By: Emily, Nick, & Edward • Human Environment Interaction is how the word affects us and how we affect the world. Environment in Cuba is mountain, beach, and flat elsewhere. Humans in Cuba have adapted to the environment by using rivers to fish and get water. Humans modified the Cuban environment by building dams out of mud to store water. Cubans depend on the environment by getting the medicine out of plants to cure people. Effects of changes in the environment are the moving of the meadow animals. Location • By: Mariana D. By: Emily C. • • Cuba has human and physical characteristics like any other place in the world. Human characteristics are how is the land used? The land is mostly used for farming like citrus fruits and wheat. Also what is the population of Cuba? There are about 11,224,761 people in Cuba recorded this year. Physical characteristics are what type of landforms are there? There are oceans, flat farm land, and mountains. Another physical characteristic is climate. The climate in Cuba is tropical. It’s always hot with temperatures of 22 degrees Celsius through 27 degrees Celsius. Those are the human and physical characteristics of place.