suburbs • urban • sprawl • megatropolis • settlement
While you watch
As you watch the clip, note down the following:
- Three cities that have grown in size in the last 40 years
- Two facts about Shenzen, in China
- One question you would like to know the answer to, based on the clip
Describe some of the effects of urban sprawl on the environment.
Geography | Urban environments | Settlement in urban areas | Urban change and regeneration