Geography is the spatial study of Earth’s landscapes, peoples, places and environments. This includes cartography (map-making.)
…we have a wide variety of sub-disciplines in the field of geography (like political geography, cultural geography, physical geography, etc.).
Businesses use geography when they decide WHERE to locate a new plant.
Real estate developers use geography when they decide WHERE to build a new housing development.
Cartography (map making)
There are many types of maps used in geography.