The four major regions of Texas are the Mountains and Basins region, Great Plains, North Central Plains and Coastal Plains. Texas is the second largest state in the United States, encompassing a total area of 268,601 squ... More »

Texas has four major physical regions: Gulf Coastal Plains, Interior Lowlands, Great Plains and Basin and Mountain Range Province. The North Central Plains of Texas are part of the Interior Lowlands and characterized by ... More »

Geographical facts about Texas include that the state's lowest elevation point is at the Gulf of Mexico at sea level, its highest elevation point is at Guadalupe Peak in Culbertson at 8,749 feet above sea level, and the ... More »

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Landforms in the North Central Plains of Texas include the Rio Grande River, pine and hardwood forests, deserts and brushlands. The North Central Plains vary in topography and landscape due to the influences of the Rocky... More »

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National parks in Texas include Big Bend National Park, Guadalupe Mountains National Park and the Lyndon B. Johnson National Historical Park. Texas has a total of 13 national parks, and over 4.5 million people visit the ... More » Geography United States