Geography – States

Geography
13 Colonies
Connecticut
Delaware
Georgia
Maryland
Massachusetts
New Hampshire
New Jersey
New York
North Carolina
Pennsylvania
Rhode Island
South Carolina
Virginia
Mid-Atlantic States
Delaware
Maryland
New Jersey
New York
Pennsylvania
West Virginia
New England States
Connecticut
Maine
Massachusetts
New Hampshire
Rhode Island
Vermont
Southern States
Alabama
Arkansas
Florida
Georgia
Kentucky
Louisiana
Mississippi
North Carolina
South Carolina
Tennessee
Virginia
bayou
a sluggish, marshy inlet or outlet of a lake, river, etc. (mainly in south)
port
a harbor where ships can load and unload
ridge
a long, narrow elevation of land or a similar range of hills or mountains
delta
a tract of flat land, usually triangular, formed by deposits of soil and sand at the mouth of a large river
cape
a piece of land projecting into a body of water
bay
a part of a sea or lake that cuts into the shoreline; wide inlet: usually smaller than a gulf
sound
is a large sea or ocean inlet larger than a bay, deeper than a bight, and wider than a fjord; or it may be defined as a narrow sea or ocean channel between two bodies of land
canal
artificial waterway for travel or irrigation
estuary
the lower portion or wide mouth of a river, where the salty tide meets the freshwater current
sandbar
a ridge of sand formed in a river or along a shore by the action of currents or tides
gorge
a deep, narrow pass between steep heights like at Hoover’s Dam
Swamp
a piece of wet, spongy land that is permanently or periodically covered with water, characterized by growths of shrubs and trees; marsh; bog
key
a group of islands near a mainland Like Florida Keys
peninsula
any land area projecting out into water
piedmont
at the base of a mountain or mountains
Alabama AL
Southern Region
Montgomery, Alabama
Arkansas AR
Southern Region
Little Rock, Arkansas
Georgia GA
Southern Region
Atlanta, Georgia
Florida FL
Southern Region
Tallahassee, Florida
Kentucky KY
Southern Region
Frankfort, Kentucky
Mississippi MS
Southern Region
Jackson, Mississippi
Louisiana LA
Southern Region
Baton Rouge, Louisiana
North Carolina NC
Southern Region
Raleigh, North Carolina
South Carolina SC
Southern Region
Columbia, South Carolina
Virginia VA
Southern Region
Richmond, Virginia
Connecticut CT
New England States
Hartford, Connecticut
Maine ME
New England States
Augusta, Maine
Massachusetts MA
New England States
Boston, Massachusetts
New Hampshire NH
New England States
Concord, New Hampshire
Rhode Island RI
New England States
Providence, Rhode Island
Vermont VT
New England States
Montpelier, Vermont
Delaware DE
Mid-Atlantic States
Dover, Delaware
Maryland MD
Mid-Atlantic States
Annapolis, Maryland
New Jersey NJ
Mid-Atlantic States
Trenton, New Jersey
New York NY
Mid-Atlantic States
Albany, New York
Pennsylvania PA
Mid-Atlantic States
Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
West Virginia WV
Mid-Atlantic States
Charleston, West Virginia
cave
natural underground space created by weathering of rocks
plateau
a high plain or tableland, is an area of highland, usually consisting of relatively flat terrain
Hill
is a landform that extends above the surrounding terrain
Strait
a narrow, typically navigable channel of water that connects two larger, navigable bodies of water. It most commonly refers to a channel of water
Island
a piece of land surrounded by water
beach
landform along the shoreline of a body of water. It usually consists of loose particles which are often composed of rock, such as sand,
coastal plain
an area of flat, low-lying land beside a seacoast and separated from the interior by other features

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