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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/North_America

These are Central America and the Caribbean. The north of the continent maintains recognized regions as well. In contrast to the common definition of " North America", that which encompasses the whole continent, the term "North America" is also used to refer to Canada, Mexico, the United States, ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_regions_of_the_United_States

... East Coast · Eastern United States · Four Corners · Great American Desert · Great Appalachian Valley · Great Basin · Great Lakes Region · Great North Woods · Great Plains · Gulf Coast · Gulf South · High Plains · Inland Northwest · Interior Plains ...

www.countries-ofthe-world.com/countries-of-north-america.html

Totally in North America, there are 23 officially recognized independent states. The largest of them is Canada, followed by also rather big the United States, these two giants together occupy more than 79% of the whole continent area. The smallest country in this part of the world is Saint Kitts and Nevis, it is only two small ...

www.britannica.com/place/North-America

Feb 6, 2018 ... This article treats the physical and human geography of North America. For discussion of individual countries of the continent, see the articles Canada, Mexico, and United States of America. See also coverage of North American regions under the titles West Indies and the individual countries of Central ...

www.britannica.com/place/the-North

The North, region, northern United States, historically identified as the free states that opposed slavery and the Confederacy during the American Civil War. This struggle against slavery and secession obscured the reality that the North was actually four separate and not so similar areas: New England, the Middle Atlantic  ...

www.nationalgeographic.org/encyclopedia/north-america-physical-geography

Jan 4, 2012 ... The Great Plains lie in the middle of the continent. Deep, rich soil blankets large areas of the plains in Canada and the United States. Grain grown in this region, called the “Breadbasket of North America,” feeds a large part of the world. The Great Plains are also home to rich deposits of oil and natural gas.

www.nationalgeographic.org/encyclopedia/north-america-human-geography

Jan 4, 2012 ... North American countries have also suffered through civil wars. The civil wars that occurred in Honduras, Nicaragua, Guatemala, and El Salvador between the 1970s and 1990s killed tens of thousands of civilians and pushed many others to immigrate to Mexico, the United States, and Canada. The region ...

www.differencebetween.info/difference-between-north-america-and-usa

USA, also referred to as United States of America, United States, or just America, is a country located in North America. Often, people confuse North America with USA; what they fail to realize is that North America and USA are two different regions. North America is a continent that exists in the Northern Hemisphere and in ...

www.epa.gov/eco-research/ecoregions-north-america

Nov 12, 2016 ... ... Level III & IV Ecoregions by State · Ecoregions Publications. North America has been divided into: 15 broad, level I ecological regions;; 50 level II ecological regions intended to provide a more detailed description of the large ecological areas nested within the level I regions; and; 182 Level III ecoregions, ...