Assignment: Waterways NAME: BODIES OF WATER Adriatic Sea Aegean Sea Atlantic Ocean Baltic Sea Black Sea Caspian Sea English Channel Ionian Sea Irish Sea Mediterranean Sea North Sea Tyrrhenian Sea RIVERS Danube Elbe Po Rhine Seine Thames Tiber Volga 1. Identify the location of each of the important bodies of water listed above. 2. Complete some research and give a brief description of the relationship between Europe’s waterways and the growth of agriculture and human settlements. (Where are cities found and food grown compared to waterways in Europe? Be sure to explain your answers.) 3. Complete some research and give a brief description of the relationship between Europe’s coastlines, harbors, and navigable rivers to the development of trade. In your description give at least three examples. (For example, the Volga River allowed for trade between east and west, allowing commerce to extend from Persia to Scandinavia.) 4. From the article your read about LIFE. a. What is LIFE attempting to do? b. What would be a similar organization in the United States? c. How effective has LIFE been? d. Do you think this is an important organization? Why or Why Not?