Northeast Natural Resources

Updated: 11/12/2020
Northeast Natural Resources
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US Regions - Northeast

US Regions: Northeast

Lesson Plans by Lauren Ayube

The Northeast region has 11 states, many important historical landmarks, beautiful coastlines, and is the home of the nation’s capital: Washington, D.C. Known for its changing seasons, there is so much to do outdoors all year round in the Northeast. Enjoy as we learn all about the Northeast and what makes it such a wonderful place to live and visit!


US Regions: Northeast

Storyboard Description

What are some of the natural resources in the Northeast region of the United States?

Storyboard Text

  • CRANBERRIES
  • FISH
  • TREES
  • Cranberries are the number one agricultural crop in Massachusetts. There are over 14,000 acres of cranberry bogs throughout the state!
  • Due to its vast coastline, the Northeast has easy access to all kinds of fish. Maine is known for its lobster, and Maryland is known for its crabs.
  • The Northeast is covered by thick woods or forests. Because of this, trees are an enormous natural resource and Maine has one of largest shipping ports for lumber in the United States.
  • Natural Resources