2 Potomac Section Home to many apple and peach orchards Where the Golden Delicious Apple originatedHome of the first “spa”Close to nation’s capitalIncludes Harpers FerryFairfax Stone located here
3 Potomac Section Name 3 festivals held here What historical figures spent time in this region of WV?Identify one form of transportation that attracts many travelers
4 Allegheny Highlands Gave WV its nickname Home of many natural wonders Contains Spruce KnobSome areas over 4,000 feet highSparsely populatedHome of the Mountain State Forest Festival
5 Allegheny Highlands Identify three tourist attractions Name two immigrant groups who settled in the regionFind the two WV counties who are considered the largest and are located hereGive three natural wonders you can visit in this region
6 Allegheny Plateau Home of the New River Also contains WV’s largest man-made lake; Summersville LakeContains lots of shale, limestone, sandstoneWV’s largest tourist destinationDiverse heritage
7 Allegheny Plateau Identify three ethnic groups who settled here Is the capital of WV in this region?When was the New River Bridge completed?What is the regions largest tourist attraction?Who was the lady who took a great “leap” and why?
8 Ohio River ValleyHome to cities such as Parkersburg, Huntington, WheelingBlennerhasset IslandGlass, steel, textile production big hereLocation of several wildlife management areasContains several islands
9 Ohio River Valley Explain the story behind the Blennerhasset scandal Name two festivals in the regionIdentify three counties found hereWas this the home to WV’s first capital?
10 Southern vs. Northern More rural Most jobs center around coal mining Less populatedDifferent traditions and ways of lifeHome of MUA more negative stereotypeLarger citiesMore populatedDifferent accentsFocus on production of steelHome of WVUSay they are the most “civilized” of WV