The Soil In New England

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How the landscape and soil shape middle,new england and southern colonies New England ; the Soil in the New England region is quite rocky, hilly, and shallow. It made England hard to plant and export cash crops England was by the Atlantic ocean. The land in New England was shaped by glaciers. During the Ice Age, thick sheets of ice cut through the mountains. Glaciers pushed rocks and rich soil south. A thin layer of rocky dirt was left. Crops did not grow well in the rocky, sandy soil. Forests and hills made it hard to farm. In New England, the summers were warm, but winters were long and cold. The growing season was only about five months long what made England the worst colonial for growing crops. Middle colonies;The
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