Idaho The State of the Natural wonders Nicky Vandenhoeck
 
History <ul><li>1805 Lewis and Clark </li></ul><ul><li>1860 Gold Rush  </li></ul><ul><li>Indian Problem </li></ul>
Geography <ul><li>2 Parts </li></ul><ul><li>North: Forested & Glacial lakes </li></ul><ul><li>South: Irrigation programs 1...
Boise <ul><li>The state capital </li></ul><ul><li>Fort Boise   </li></ul><ul><li>Basque Museum  </li></ul><ul><li>Mormoons...
Craters of the moon national monument   <ul><li>Looks like wasteland </li></ul><ul><li>lava cones, lava tubes, buttes, cra...
Sawtooth National recreation area   <ul><li>north of Ketchum and Sun Valley   </li></ul><ul><li>traces of the abandoned go...
Coeur d’Alene   <ul><li>William Tecumseh Sherman   </li></ul><ul><li>world’s longest single-stage gondola  </li></ul>
Montana <ul><li>History </li></ul><ul><li>Geography </li></ul><ul><li>Accommodation </li></ul><ul><li>Attractions </li></ul>
 
History <ul><li>Western frontier </li></ul><ul><li>Montana’s Indian reservations </li></ul><ul><li>The Crow Fair & Rodeo <...
Geography <ul><li>Eastern of Montana </li></ul><ul><li>Western of Montana </li></ul>
Accommodation <ul><li>Hot Spring Resort </li></ul><ul><li>Ranches </li></ul>
Attractions <ul><li>Hiking </li></ul><ul><li>Fish Lakes Canyon: Turner Falls </li></ul><ul><li>Sled dog team </li></ul>
Glacier National Park <ul><li>Waterton Lakes National Park     Waterton-Glacier International Peace Park World Heritage S...
Glacier National Park
Oregon <ul><li>“ Beaver State” </li></ul>
 
Oregon, The Beaver State <ul><li>Oregon  </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Orejon = Big ear </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Beaver State </li><...
Orgeon <ul><li>22 Official State Symbols </li></ul><ul><ul><li>State bird: Western  Meadowlark </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>...
History <ul><li>13,200 years ago </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Human activity </li></ul></ul><ul><li>8000 B.C. </li></ul><ul><ul><...
History <ul><li>1778 James Cook Northwest Passage </li></ul><ul><li>1895 Oregon admitted to the Union </li></ul><ul><li>Or...
Geography <ul><li>7 Areas </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Oregon Coast </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Willamette Valley </li></ul></ul><...
Geography <ul><li>Snake River </li></ul><ul><li>Columbia River </li></ul><ul><li>The most diverse landscape </li></ul><ul>...
Economics (Facts) <ul><li>Film shoots </li></ul><ul><ul><li>The Ring </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Free Willy </li></ul></ul>...
Tourism - Astoria <ul><li>Views of </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Pacific Ocean </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Columbia River </li></ul...
Tourism - Portland <ul><li>Economic hub </li></ul><ul><li>Cultural embassy </li></ul><ul><li>Art & Music festivals </li></...
Tourism – Cascade Mountains <ul><li>Mount Hood </li></ul><ul><li>Columbia River Gorge </li></ul><ul><li>Crater Lake Nation...
Tourism – Columbia River <ul><li>Columbia River Gorge </li></ul><ul><ul><li>80 miles </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Columbia River...
Washington  <ul><li>“ The Evergreen state” </li></ul>
Washington <ul><li>Geography </li></ul><ul><li>History </li></ul><ul><li>Mount Rainier </li></ul><ul><li>Seattle </li></ul...
 
Geography <ul><li>Western Washington wet climate volcanoes </li></ul><ul><li>Eastern Washington dry climate forested and m...
History <ul><li>Tribes of Native Americans </li></ul><ul><li>George Washington Bush </li></ul><ul><li>November 11, 1889 </...
Mount Rainier <ul><li>“ Tahoma” </li></ul><ul><li>Admiral Peter Rainier </li></ul><ul><li>second tallest mountain </li></u...
Seattle <ul><li>Noah Sealth </li></ul><ul><li>Duwamps </li></ul><ul><li>The Great Seattle fire </li></ul>
Points of interest <ul><li>Space Needle 1962 </li></ul><ul><li>The Seattle Asian Art Museum(SAM) </li></ul><ul><li>The Ham...
Events and Facts <ul><li>Bumbershoot  </li></ul><ul><li>Seafair </li></ul><ul><li>Original Starbucks </li></ul><ul><li>Bil...
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  1. 1. Idaho The State of the Natural wonders Nicky Vandenhoeck
  2. 3. History <ul><li>1805 Lewis and Clark </li></ul><ul><li>1860 Gold Rush </li></ul><ul><li>Indian Problem </li></ul>
  3. 4. Geography <ul><li>2 Parts </li></ul><ul><li>North: Forested & Glacial lakes </li></ul><ul><li>South: Irrigation programs 1980s </li></ul><ul><li>“ famous potatoes” </li></ul>
  4. 5. Boise <ul><li>The state capital </li></ul><ul><li>Fort Boise </li></ul><ul><li>Basque Museum </li></ul><ul><li>Mormoons </li></ul>
  5. 6. Craters of the moon national monument <ul><li>Looks like wasteland </li></ul><ul><li>lava cones, lava tubes, buttes, craters, … </li></ul>
  6. 7. Sawtooth National recreation area <ul><li>north of Ketchum and Sun Valley </li></ul><ul><li>traces of the abandoned gold-mining settlements </li></ul>
  7. 8. Coeur d’Alene <ul><li>William Tecumseh Sherman </li></ul><ul><li>world’s longest single-stage gondola </li></ul>
  8. 9. Montana <ul><li>History </li></ul><ul><li>Geography </li></ul><ul><li>Accommodation </li></ul><ul><li>Attractions </li></ul>
  9. 11. History <ul><li>Western frontier </li></ul><ul><li>Montana’s Indian reservations </li></ul><ul><li>The Crow Fair & Rodeo </li></ul><ul><li>Little Bighorn River </li></ul>
  10. 12. Geography <ul><li>Eastern of Montana </li></ul><ul><li>Western of Montana </li></ul>
  11. 13. Accommodation <ul><li>Hot Spring Resort </li></ul><ul><li>Ranches </li></ul>
  12. 14. Attractions <ul><li>Hiking </li></ul><ul><li>Fish Lakes Canyon: Turner Falls </li></ul><ul><li>Sled dog team </li></ul>
  13. 15. Glacier National Park <ul><li>Waterton Lakes National Park  Waterton-Glacier International Peace Park World Heritage Site </li></ul><ul><li>Going-to-the-Sun Road </li></ul>
  14. 16. Glacier National Park
  15. 17. Oregon <ul><li>“ Beaver State” </li></ul>
  16. 19. Oregon, The Beaver State <ul><li>Oregon </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Orejon = Big ear </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Beaver State </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Beaver </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Admirable qualities </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Official State Animal </li></ul></ul></ul>
  17. 20. Orgeon <ul><li>22 Official State Symbols </li></ul><ul><ul><li>State bird: Western Meadowlark </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>State fish: Chinook Salmon </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>State animal: American Beaver </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>State tree: Doughlas-fir </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>… </li></ul></ul>
  18. 21. History <ul><li>13,200 years ago </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Human activity </li></ul></ul><ul><li>8000 B.C. </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Settlements across the state </li></ul></ul><ul><li>16th century </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Home to many Native American groups </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Bannock, Chasta, Chinook,… </li></ul></ul></ul>
  19. 22. History <ul><li>1778 James Cook Northwest Passage </li></ul><ul><li>1895 Oregon admitted to the Union </li></ul><ul><li>Oregon Trail </li></ul><ul><li>Polorising conflicts </li></ul>
  20. 23. Geography <ul><li>7 Areas </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Oregon Coast </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Willamette Valley </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Rogue Valley </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Cascade Mountains </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Klamath Mountains </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Columbia River Plateau </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Basin and Range Region </li></ul></ul>
  21. 24. Geography <ul><li>Snake River </li></ul><ul><li>Columbia River </li></ul><ul><li>The most diverse landscape </li></ul><ul><li>Population 3,7 million (2006) </li></ul><ul><li>97,000 square miles = 251 square km </li></ul><ul><li>Generally mild climate </li></ul>
  22. 25. Economics (Facts) <ul><li>Film shoots </li></ul><ul><ul><li>The Ring </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Free Willy </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Matt Groening </li></ul><ul><li>Nike, Inc. </li></ul><ul><li>Salmon-fishing industry </li></ul><ul><li>No sales tax </li></ul>
  23. 26. Tourism - Astoria <ul><li>Views of </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Pacific Ocean </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Columbia River </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Youngs Bay </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Astoria-Megler Brigde </li></ul><ul><ul><li>4,1 miles </li></ul></ul>
  24. 27. Tourism - Portland <ul><li>Economic hub </li></ul><ul><li>Cultural embassy </li></ul><ul><li>Art & Music festivals </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Oregon Shakespeare Festival </li></ul></ul>
  25. 28. Tourism – Cascade Mountains <ul><li>Mount Hood </li></ul><ul><li>Columbia River Gorge </li></ul><ul><li>Crater Lake National Park </li></ul><ul><li>Skiing </li></ul><ul><li>Backcountry recreation opportunities </li></ul><ul><li>Scenic drives & circle tours </li></ul>
  26. 29. Tourism – Columbia River <ul><li>Columbia River Gorge </li></ul><ul><ul><li>80 miles </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Columbia River </li></ul><ul><ul><li>1,200 miles </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Windsurfing & Sailing </li></ul><ul><li>River cruises </li></ul><ul><li>Nature hiking </li></ul>
  27. 30. Washington <ul><li>“ The Evergreen state” </li></ul>
  28. 31. Washington <ul><li>Geography </li></ul><ul><li>History </li></ul><ul><li>Mount Rainier </li></ul><ul><li>Seattle </li></ul><ul><li>Points of interest </li></ul><ul><li>Events and Facts </li></ul>
  29. 33. Geography <ul><li>Western Washington wet climate volcanoes </li></ul><ul><li>Eastern Washington dry climate forested and mountainous </li></ul>
  30. 34. History <ul><li>Tribes of Native Americans </li></ul><ul><li>George Washington Bush </li></ul><ul><li>November 11, 1889 </li></ul><ul><li>Seattle trade with Alaska </li></ul><ul><li>Boeing Company </li></ul><ul><li>Atomic Bombs </li></ul><ul><li>1980, Mount St. Helens </li></ul>
  31. 35. Mount Rainier <ul><li>“ Tahoma” </li></ul><ul><li>Admiral Peter Rainier </li></ul><ul><li>second tallest mountain </li></ul><ul><li>active volcano </li></ul><ul><li>Mount Rainier National park </li></ul>
  32. 36. Seattle <ul><li>Noah Sealth </li></ul><ul><li>Duwamps </li></ul><ul><li>The Great Seattle fire </li></ul>
  33. 37. Points of interest <ul><li>Space Needle 1962 </li></ul><ul><li>The Seattle Asian Art Museum(SAM) </li></ul><ul><li>The Hammering Man </li></ul><ul><li>Pike place market </li></ul><ul><li>Pioneer Square </li></ul>
  34. 38. Events and Facts <ul><li>Bumbershoot </li></ul><ul><li>Seafair </li></ul><ul><li>Original Starbucks </li></ul><ul><li>Bill Gates’ House </li></ul>
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