Southern Northamerica by:Cameron christie ,Eric nickson, Ryan Dugery, Angela Tung

This is a map of the Caribbean.

The Caribbean is located south of the united states if america and north of south america. The longitude and latitude of the US virgin islands( a place in the Caribbeans) is 18.33° N, 64.89° W

This is definitely a place. Place doesn't mean the exact location, it has physical or man-made characteristics.

An example here are these beautiful palm trees located in St. Thomas, Caribbeans.

Here some more pictures of the wonderful islands located in the are of the Caribbeans.

St. johns Nassau Bahamas San Salvador

The climate in the Caribbeans is very warm. On average in the summer the temperature ranges from 85 to 90 Fahrenheit. In the Fall the temperature ranges from 80 to 85. In the winter it ranges the same amount of temperature as it would in the fall, which would be 80 to 85, and in the spring it would range from 85 to 88.

In the Caribbean most people wear bathing suits due to the warm weather all year around

Caribbean food uses spices, and meat like chicken for some of their dishes. One popular dish in the Caribbeans is a seasoned jerk chicken.

Check out this video to help you get a taste and feel of what the Caribbean food is like.

With the warm climate of the Caribbeans it can attract some insects, which have a chance of carrying some type of disease. Most diseases that are going to be listed are going to have to do with mosquito's. Some virus's that have popped up are, Zika, Chikungunya, Dengue, Malaria, and Yellow Fever.

recently there has been an oil spill in gulf if mexico

the spill had a huge affect on the wild life around the area

Another problem in the Caribbeans is deforestation

Deforestation is the removal of trees from an area. it removes habitats for many animals in the area.

Credits:

Created with images by Tips For Travellers - "St. Thomas Caribbean" • Rennett Stowe - "St. John" • manuelisko - "pilgrims path san salvador" • gjnetto - "nassau bahamas sand port"

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