Welcome To The Southern Colonies!
Made by: Austin Wilson
The colonies in the located in my region: Georgia, North Carolina, Virginia, And Maryland.
Facts about the southern colonies: 1.Natural Resources: Fish, forests (timber) and good agricultural land, farming was important. Exported agricultural products to other colonies.
2. Religion: Not dominated by a specific religion which gave way to religious freedom for Baptists, Anglicans and others. Refer to Religion in the Colonies.
3. Trade / Exports: Tobacco, cotton, rice, indigo (dye), lumber, furs, farm products - refer to Colonial Times.
4. Climate: Warmest of the three regions, winters not difficult to survive, but the hot and humid summers gave rise to the spread of disease. The warm climate made it possible to grow crops throughout the year and was ideally suited for plantations.