The Appalachian region. By Leah, Zach, Johnny. Natural resources- oil farmland.
By Leah, Zach, Johnny
The main source of oil Was found on the bottom of the ocean Just outside the New- Brunswick shore. This is the most popular oil facility called Hibernia throughout the region. And more than 300 000 barrels are shipped out each day
Because of this regions wide spaces,
farmland is popular and a big part in this
Region. They ship out many types of produce such as blueberries, strawberries , apples, corn, black huckleberry, teaberry and pumpkins . Cotton is also shipped out across the ocean to the many buyers.
This region has many forests for tourism, logging and places just for wildlife to rome. There are many types of trees like oak, red maple grow in the valleys and lower areas. black and white spruce, balsam fir, yellow birch, and white pine once grew in the higher areas. Most trees have been logged throughout the region and they also grow really slow. There are many types of mammals in this region such as whitetail deer, fox, snowshoe hare, coyote, mink, otter , muskrat, porcupine, beaver, and raccoon. Great blue herons, species of ducks, shorebird and waterfowl are found in marches beaches and lagoons. Gray seals and harbour seal are found on the harbours.
There are many coal mining plants in
this region. There is also other minerals
mined such as: zinc, lead, potash, salt,
Asbestos, copper and gold. Most
coal fields covers 63,000 square miles.
About two thirds of coal was mined in
Underground mines and the rest in
Open pit mining plants.
In this region the main fish is cod but there is salmon, pollock, halibut,
Redfish, herring, swordfish, sole,
Flounder, haddock, clams, oysters
scallops and lobster. These are fished
And The population of fish is slowly
Natural gas is used as a main resource in this
region. There are many natural gases such
As gasoline, diesel and acid. Gas can be in many forms and if in a bottle it can be in any shape.
Many people come to
The Appalachian region
For its beautiful views,
Wide open spaces,
And amazing wildlife.