By: Brooke Brooke Regions A region is a group of states that have common features There are 5 U.S.A regions and they are the northeast, southeast, mid - west, west, and southwest. NJ has 4 regions and they are Ridge & valley, Atlantic coastal plains, Piedmont,and the Highlands. The Northeast we live in this region. .coastal plains-flat low lands along the edge of the Atlantic Ocean. .four seasons, winter, spring, summer, fall. The Southeast . Crisscrosses with rivers .large area of wetlandsswamps- marshesbayous ex Everglades. The MidWest Central plains- in the east low elevation, produces corn. Great Plains- in the west cold winters/ hot summers produces corn The Southwest .One of the most famous landforms in this region the Grand Canyon. .Mostly made up of high plateaus, plains, and deserts. .The Rocky Mountains appear in this region as well as the west. The West .The redwood trees that grow in California and Oregon are the tallest trees in the world. Atlantic Coastal Plains . We live in this region. . Largest region- covers more that half of NJ . Home to the pine lands Piedmont . NJ's greatest population . Located at the foothills . Palisades form the eastern border. . Fall line separates this region from acp. Highlands . Most of NJ's lakes are found here. . The town of Franklin is known for it's " glowing" rocks. Ridge & Vally . Home to the Delaware water gap. . Dairy farming is an important business.