Ria devigo physical-geography[1]

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Ria devigo physical-geography[1]

  1. 1. Physical Geography in the United States
  2. 2. Where we left off:The Grand Canyon is in which state?
  3. 3. Arizona!!!!
  4. 4. Other Greats
  5. 5. Denali (Mt. McKinley)The tallest mountain in the United States!
  6. 6. Denaliis in Alaska.It is 20,320 feet above sea level.(6,194 m)
  7. 7. Mountain RangesThe Rocky Mountains The Appalachians The Appalachians are smaller, but they are *very* old.
  8. 8. What about rivers?
  9. 9. Well, the Missouri is the longest.
  10. 10. It is a tributary of the Mississippi River.The Mississippi is the deepest, widest, and has the most volume!
  11. 11. As for lakes, the Great Lakes are the BIGGEST!
  12. 12. Remember this?
  13. 13. And Niagara Falls are here.
  14. 14. After that, The Great Salt Lake is the biggest.
  15. 15. BUT-- has more water!!!! Lake Tahoe (by volume)
  16. 16.
  17. 17. And… Crater Lake is the deepest!!
  18. 18. Regionsand Climates
  19. 19. The Pacific Northwest
  20. 20. The Southwest
  21. 21. The Mojave Desert and Death Valley are in the Southwest.
  22. 22. Death Valley is the lowest point in the United States and the HOTTEST.
  23. 23. The Southeast
  24. 24. Midwest(The Great Plains)
  25. 25. New England
  26. 26. National Parks
  27. 27. The Everglades
  28. 28. The RedwoodsThese Sequoia trees are the tallest species on the planet.
  29. 29. Yellowstone National Park
  30. 30. This was the first national park in America!
  31. 31. Old Faithful Geyser
  32. 32. It is in Montana, Wyoming and Idaho.
  33. 33. Arches National Parkis in Utah.
  34. 34. So…Where does Colorado get it’s name? We have red rocks too!
  35. 35. Garden of the Gods, Colorado Springs
  36. 36. Red Rocks Amphitheatre (Morrison, Colorado)
  37. 37. The End.

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