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					All About Coastal Plains

        By Megan
           Major Citys
• Houston, San Antonio, Dallas,
  Austin, Bryon and Brownsville are
  in the Coastal Plains.
               Landmarks
• Padre Island is a narrow strip of sandy
  land.
• It is about 110 miles long and up to 3 miles
  wide.
• It is the longest sandy beach in the
  Coastal Plains!
            Water Supply
• Northeast border is the Sabine River.
• Southeast border is the Gulf of
  Mexico.
                       Climate
• Tornadoes, hurricanes
• 30-55 inches of rain per year
• Hot, damp and humid
              Historical
• The Alamo (Where the war was)
• San Jacinto
• The Capital
                Natural
• Plants-pine trees hardwood trees
• Various Animals
• Minerals
     Recreational opportunities
• Beach
• Tennis
• Gulf
• Basketball
• Hiking
        Economy and business
•   Fishing
•   Farming
•   Ranching
•   Tree farms-lumber business
•   Oil and gas
•   Factories
•   Ports
             The End
• This is my FAVORITE region
  EVER!!!!!!!!

				
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