Listed here are significant events that happened in the field of Geography. Covered are events and advances in world geography, human geography, physical geography, and cartography/GIS.
Some notes about this timeline page:
This timeline on the history of geography is still very much a work in progress. You can help contribute to its development by submitting significant events in the field of geography here.
Events and advances in the field of geography are listed chronologically. You can scroll through the events by either click on the back and forward arrows or by panning through the timeline section using your cursor.