Major landforms in Kentucky include the Appalachian Plateau, the Interior Low Plateaus and the Coastal Plain. The Appalachian Plateau is also known as the Cumberland Plateau and is located in the east of Kentucky.
Other landforms in Kentucky include the north-central Bluegrass Region and the Western Coal Fields, which borders the Ohio River. Also in Kentucky is the Mississippi River flood plain, which is also called the Jackson Purchase, referring to the 1818 land purchase from the Chickasaw Indians. The Kentucky Bend is located by the Mississippi, and the Land Between the Lakes covers the area between Lake Barkley and Kentucky Lake.Learn More
The closest major ocean beaches to Kentucky are the beaches in Atlantic City, Myrtle Beach and Virginia Beach. The distances vary depending from where in Kentucky a person travels, but if a person were to travel from Lexington, he would need to travel about 519 miles to reach Virginia Beach, about 691 miles to reach Atlantic City and roughly 503 miles to reach Myrtle Beach.Full Answer >
Major landforms in Colombia include the Andes Mountains, the Cordilleras, Atlantic lowlands, Santa Marta Mountains and the Amazon rainforest. Colombia lies in the northwestern part of South America. It contains diverse interior geographical features, and enjoys miles of coastline formed by the Caribbean Sea and Pacific Ocean.Full Answer >
Kentucky is the world's leading producer of American whiskey. It is also the fourth-largest truck producer and the fifth-largest automobile producer in the United States.Full Answer >
According to WorldAtlas, the major landforms in the Southeast region of the United States are the Everglades, Great Smoky Mountains, Lake Okeechobee and the Mississippi River Delta. The Appalachian Mountains are also considered a major landform of the Southeast United States, but only the southern tip, which includes the Great Smoky Mountains.Full Answer >