4 Coastal Plains Size: Largest region Location: next to Gulf of Mexico; Southeast TexasClimate: mild climate; Humid along the coast.Landforms: plains rolling hills & rivers, Edwards AquiferProducts: lumber, farming, trade, tourism, ranching, oil & petrochemical industriesMajor Cities: (2/3) of the Texas population lives here. Houston, San Antonio, Dallas, Austin, Corpus Christi, Laredo, BrownsvilleCoastal Plains
5 Label Your Map Dallas Austin Houston San Antonio Corpus Christi Laredo Brownsville
6 Houston: Population- 2.1 Million Laredo: Population- 225,000San Antonio: Population- 1.3 Million
13 North Central Plains Size: 3rd largest Location: North central Texas Climate: Cold in winter; hot in summer. Less rainfall that Coastal Plains.Landforms: plains, riversProducts: ranching & agribusinessMajor Cities: Fort Worth, Abilene, Killeen, Wichita Falls, San AngeloNorth Central Plains
22 Write in complete sentences 4 Regions- QuestionsWrite in complete sentencesWhat regions have oil production?What region would have the most tourism?What regions of Texas have grassland that is good for ranching?What region is the state capital in?Put the regions in order from smallest to largest.What region would have the highest elevation?What region would get the most precipitation?