Blue Ridge Advantages And Disadvantages

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The Blue Ridge region is found north of the piedmont and in the northeast section of Georgia. The Appalachian mountain trail starts in the Blue Ridge region and ends in Maine, and apples are the main crop of the region. The Chattahoochee and Savannah River also start in the Blue region. This region mainly consists of mountains, rivers, and basins, and was to the first gold rush in Georgia. I think of The Blue Ridge region as the heart and soul of Georgia with the amazing mountains, wildlife, landscapes, and views. The region a houses two natural wonders, Tallulah Gorge and Amicalola Falls. The natural resources in this region are hardwood forests, sands loam, and clay soils. These are a few examples of why the Blue Ridge region is so amazing and the heart and soul of Georgia. The Blue Ridge region also includes the highest mountain peak in Georgia. Breaastown Bald. Brasstown Bald is approximately 4,783 feet, and is located in the part of the Blue Ridge region. From this mountain peak you cans see 3 different states. These mountains provide water for the state from runoff and…show more content…
This is because the region is mainly mountainous and is filled with forests. Another disadvantage is that steep slopes and high rainfall contribute to a very high erosion rate this is very bad for the environment, for it causes plant and animal life destruction. The advantages of the Blue Ridge are beautiful ones. The height of these mountains cools warm, moist air currents from the Gulf of Mexico. This effect causes very heavy rainfall, which causes the formation of the Chattahoochee and Savannah Rivers. Many believe that the region id Georgia’s most visually stunning geographic region, which is also the cause for tourism, which also has become a big industry in the region. In the end, the Blue Region is my personal favorite region out of them
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