A diversity of plants thrives in the California coastal region, including pampasgrass, chaparral plant, sagebrush scrub, lobed sea rocket and sand strawberry. These plants grow near the ocean but thrive in areas where th... More »

California's Coastal Region stretches more than 800 miles along the west side of the state. Even though it is a single region of a single state, the climates of the northern and southern regions of California's coast are... More »

The Pomo people of Northern California travelled on land by foot and used handmade woven rafts or boats to travel on calm waters. The use of rafts or boats varied by location throughout this region of California, from Cl... More »

Some popular attractions in the California's Central Valley region include the Sacramento RiverTrain, the California Living Museum and the Bakersfield Museum of Art. Visitors can get into the outdoors by rafting down Sta... More »

Central Valley in California is a region that is commonly referred to as the Great Valley of California. This valley is a well-known structural depression in the world and covers 20,000 square miles. Central Valley is sp... More »

Natural resources in California include waterways such as the San Joaquin Delta, the Pacific Ocean coastline, natural parks, plants and wildlife, and numerous habitats and ecosystems. Natural resources in California prov... More »

California is famous for the Golden Gate Bridge, Hollywood, its beaches and its mountains. The state is also known for being home to some famous and influential people such as Julia Child, Joe DiMaggio and Richard Nixon. More »