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Crowley’s Ridge

Crowley’s Ridge

Crowley’s Ridge • Location: Shade in Red on your map • Main Crop/Product: Wheat

Crowley’s Ridge • Location: Shade in Red on your map • Main Crop/Product: Wheat • Known For: Being the smallest region in Arkansas • Major concern: Erosion and landslides • Town(s): Jonesboro From Jonesboro, travel west on 540 to Bentonville in the Ozark Mountains!

Ozark Mountains

Ozark Mountains

Ozark Mountains • Location: Shade in Green on your map • Main Crop/Product: Dairy

Ozark Mountains • Location: Shade in Green on your map • Main Crop/Product: Dairy and Tourism • Known For: Rugged topography, rugged valleys and high, flat plateaus, limestone caves, and Wal -Mart • Major Concern: Drought will affect rivers and lakes and harm tourism • Town(s): Bentonville, Rogers From Bentonville, travel south on 540 to Fort Smith in the Arkansas River Valley!

Arkansas River Valley

Arkansas River Valley

Arkansas River Valley • Location: Shade in Blue on your map • Main Crop/Product:

Arkansas River Valley • Location: Shade in Blue on your map • Main Crop/Product: Chicken • Known For: Flat-topped mountains and deep valleys, and Mt. Magazine which is Arkansas’ tallest Mountain • Major Concern: Overdevelopment and drought that will affect waterways • Town(s): Fort Smith, Van Buren, and Russellville From Fort Smith, travel south on highway 71 to Hot Springs in the Ouachita Mountains!

Ouachita Mountains

Ouachita Mountains

Ouachita Mountains • Location: Shade in Orange on your map • Main Crop/Product: Forestry

Ouachita Mountains • Location: Shade in Orange on your map • Main Crop/Product: Forestry • Known For: Long narrow ridges that run from east to west • Major Concern: Loss of tourism to Hot Springs and destruction of forest land • Town(s): Hot Springs and Mena From Hot Springs, travel west on highway 30 to Texarkana in the Gulf Coastal Plain!

Gulf Coastal Plain

Gulf Coastal Plain

Gulf Coastal Plain Location: Shade in Purple on your map Main Crop/Product: Diamonds Known

Gulf Coastal Plain Location: Shade in Purple on your map Main Crop/Product: Diamonds Known For: Crater of Diamonds State Park Major Concern: Changes in forest due to logging has led to loss or endangerment of native species such as Red-Cockaded Woodpecker • Town(s): Arkadelphia and Texarkana • • From Texarkana, travel east on highway 30 and 40 to West Memphis in the Mississippi Alluvial Plain (Delta)!

Mississippi Alluvial Plain (Delta)

Mississippi Alluvial Plain (Delta)

Mississippi Alluvial Plain (Delta) • Location: Shade in Brown on your map • Main

Mississippi Alluvial Plain (Delta) • Location: Shade in Brown on your map • Main Crop: Rice • Known For: Flat bottomlands and being a major agricultural region • Major Concern: Flooding of rivers • Town(s): Helena and West Memphis From West Memphis, travel north on highway 63 to Jonesboro in Crowley’s Ridge!