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The geography of colonial Georgia was one of hilly plains on the coast and forests inland. The colony's main cash crops were indigo and rice as well as cotton for weaving. The Georgia colony was established in 1732. More »

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The colony of New Jersey was eventually classified as the land between the Hudson and Delaware rivers, bordered to the west by the Appalachian Mountains. New Jersey's fertile soil, long growing season, location between t... More »

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The Geography of colonial Connecticut was characterized by heavily wooded areas and rocky soil that was not suitable for farming. The colony also bordered the Atlantic Ocean in the south, which facilitated healthy fishin... More »

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Small barrier islands, such as Jekyll Island and Little St. Simon’s Island, rest off the coast of Georgia and provide a few of the region’s top beaches. These include Driftwood Beach, Central Dunes Beach and Massengale P... More »

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The geography of the Southern Colonies featured tideland ideal for growing crops, hilly coastal plains, broad rivers for transportation, forests and swamp marshes. The tidelands extended from the Atlantic Ocean inland fo... More »

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As of the 2010 U.S. Census, the most populated counties in Georgia are Fulton county, Gwinnett county, Cobb County and Dekalb County. Fulton has a population of 996,319, with Gwinnett at 877,922 , Cobb with 730,981 and D... More »

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Major landforms in Georgia include the Blue Ridge Mountains, Piedmont Plateau, Appalachian Mountains, Cohutta Mountains, Stone Mountain, Chattahoochee River, Savannah River, Flint River and Ocmulgee River. The Atlantic O... More »

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