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The Southern Region

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Lorenzo Orwig

on 10 September 2012

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The Southern Region Hurricane Katrina August 29, 2005
Category 5
Winds were 175mph
Killed betwen 6,000-12,000 http://topics.cnn.com/topics/tornadoes May
542 Tornado's-2003
326 Tornado's-2011
-178 fatalities Human Characteristics
From the south or know someone there
Patriotic
Socially Conservative
Church Georgia Guidestones Nuburg Georgia
Granite Slabs 16ft tall
Weighing more than 42,000lbs
Nicknamed USA Stonehenge Coral Castle Homestead Florida
1,100 tons of coral
used for weddings
More of a sculpture garden than a castle
includes tables, beds, and functioning rocking chairs as well as mysterious creations such as a nine-ton gate so perfectly balanced it moves with just a touch of a finger Poverty in the southern US
Its going up not only nation wide but mostly in the south.
Southern poverty going up at a steady rate of 1.2% every two months.
The south experienced the most steady rate of poverty between 2011-2012. Water Shortage
Growing population means less water
Periodic droughts
Committee form to help conserve http://www.cleanvideosearch.com/media/action/yt/watch?videoId=s76Qn7bpCsQ Hodgenville Kentucky
Birth place of Abe Lincoln.
117 acres
Cabin built in 1799
Lincoln born on 1809 Governor’s Mansion Mississippi
First occupied in 1842
Second oldest continuously occupied governor’s residence in the United States "Club House" Texarkana, AR
22 Sided house
Shaped as a club from a deck of cards.
Built in 1885
Bought from a poker game Sources
http://www.travelsouthusa.com/things-to-do/default.aspx
http://www.nps.gov/abli/index.htm
http://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/special-reports/katrina.html
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