Alabama History Notes. Chapter 2. Chapter 2 Vocabulary. reservoir dam textile natural resource rural temperate conserve. rim plateau ridge environment bay commerce rapids. Alabama has 5 major regions : Highland Rim Includes land on both sides of the Tennessee River
A river system is a river and its major tributaries (streams that flow into a larger body of water).
Alabama has three main systems:
Muscle Shoals is a huge source of hydroelectric power, or hydroelectricity. The Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA) helps produce this.
Alabama is home to many natural resources such as water, soil, forests, plants, and minerals.
The Black Belt was excellent for raising cotton, which was once a major crop in AL.