Geography of Mexico and Central America DVD
This video focuses on the sensitive ecology and volatile geology of the region. Segments include:
- The Landscape of Mexico and Central America: Mexico and the countries in Central America occupy a natural land bridge between the United States and South America.
- Living With Natural Hazards: Subject to nature's worst, Mexico endures earthquakes, volcanoes, and the force of El Niño.
- Guatemala's Coffee Economy: The cultivation of a small bean helps fuel an economy in the heart of Central America.
- The Disappearing Forests of Panama: Deforestation, subsistence farming, and the Panama Canal are changing Panama's forests and threatening the habitat for plants and animals.