Settlements similar to or like Southeastern United States

Broadly the eastern portion of the southern United States and the southern portion of the eastern United States. Wikipedia

  • Appalachia

    Cultural region in the Eastern United States that stretches from the Southern Tier of New York State to northern Alabama and Georgia. While the Appalachian Mountains stretch from Belle Isle in Canada to Cheaha Mountain in Alabama, the cultural region of Appalachia typically refers only to the central and southern portions of the range, from the Blue Ridge Mountains of Virginia southwest to the Great Smoky Mountains. Wikipedia

  • Southern United States

    Geographic and cultural region of the United States. Between the Atlantic Ocean and the western United States, with the midwestern United States and northeastern United States to its north and the Gulf of Mexico and Mexico to its south. Wikipedia

  • Northeastern United States

    Geographical region of the United States bordered to the north by Canada, to the east by the Atlantic Ocean, to the south by the southern United States, and to the west by the midwestern United States. One of the four regions defined by the United States Census Bureau for the collection and analysis of statistics. Wikipedia

  • Origins of the American Civil War

    Historians debating the origins of the American Civil War focus on the reasons why seven Southern states (followed by four more after the onset of the war) declared their secession from the United States (the Union), why they united to form the Confederate States of America (simply known as the "Confederacy"), and why the North refused to let them go. While virtually all historians in the 21st century agree that conflicts over slavery caused the war, they disagree sharply regarding which kinds of conflict—ideological, economic, political, or social—were most important. Wikipedia

  • Droughts in the United States

    Similar to that of other portions of the globe. Caused by an above average persistence of high pressure over the drought area. Wikipedia

  • Tornado outbreak of April 9–11, 2009

    Tornado outbreak that affected large portions of the Southern United States on April 9–11, 2009. At least 5 people were killed by tornadoes including three in Mena, Arkansas and two in Murfreesboro, Tennessee just south of Nashville. Wikipedia

  • East Coast of the United States

    Coastline along which the eastern United States meets the North Atlantic Ocean. Regionally, the term refers to the coastal states and area east of the Appalachian Mountains that have shoreline on the Atlantic Ocean, from north to south, Maine, New Hampshire, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, Connecticut, New York, New Jersey, Delaware, Maryland, Virginia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia and Florida. Wikipedia

  • March 2009 tornado outbreak sequence

    Series of tornado outbreaks which affected large portions of the Central, Southern, and Eastern United States from March 23 to March 29. A total of 56 tornadoes touched down during the event, two of which were rated as EF3. Wikipedia

  • Tornado outbreak of January 29–30, 2013

    Early-season tornadic event that affected portions of the Midwestern United States and Southern United States. Increasingly unstable air mass across portions of the lower Mississippi Valley; however, considerable uncertainty in the placement of severe thunderstorms caused the SPC to remove their threat outline. Wikipedia

  • Culture of the Southern United States

    Subculture of the United States. Identity separate from the rest of the country has led to it being the most studied and written-about region of the U.S. Wikipedia

  • Eastern savannas of the United States

    The eastern savannas of the United States covered large portions of the southeast side of the continent until the early 20th century. These were in a fire ecology of open grassland and forests with low ground cover of herbs and grasses. Wikipedia

  • Late December 2012 North American storm complex

    Near the end of 2012, a massive storm complex developed that produced both a tornado outbreak and a blizzard across the southern and eastern United States. On Christmas Day 2012 (December 25), a tornado outbreak occurred across Southern United States. Wikipedia

  • Gulf Coastal Plain

    The Gulf Coastal Plain extends around the Gulf of Mexico in the Southern United States and eastern Mexico. This coastal plain reaches from the Florida Panhandle, southwest Georgia, the southern two-thirds of Alabama, over most of Mississippi, western Tennessee and Kentucky, into southern Illinois, the Missouri Bootheel, eastern and southern Arkansas, all of Louisiana, the southeast corner of Oklahoma, and easternmost Texas in the United States. Wikipedia

  • List of tornadoes in the 2008 Super Tuesday tornado outbreak

    Complete list of the reported and confirmed tornadoes in the 2008 Super Tuesday tornado outbreak, which took place on February 5 and 6, 2008 across a large portion of the southern United States and the lower Ohio Valley. The event began on Super Tuesday, while 24 U.S. states were holding primary elections and caucuses to select the presidential candidates for the upcoming presidential election. Wikipedia

  • Mississinewa River

    Tributary of the Wabash River in eastern Indiana and a small portion of western Ohio in the United States. 120 mi long and is the third largest tributary behind the White and Little Wabash Rivers, only slightly larger than the Embarras and Vermilion Rivers. Wikipedia

  • Southern California

    Geographic and cultural region that generally comprises the southern portion of the U.S. state of California. It includes the Los Angeles metropolitan area, the second most populous urban agglomeration in the United States. Wikipedia

  • Midwestern United States

    One of four census regions of the United States Census Bureau . It occupies the northern central part of the United States. Wikipedia

  • Virginia

    State in the Mid-Atlantic and Southeastern regions of the United States, between the Atlantic Coast and the Appalachian Mountains. The geography and climate of the Commonwealth are shaped by the Blue Ridge Mountains and the Chesapeake Bay, which provide habitat for much of its flora and fauna. Wikipedia

  • Southern short-tailed shrew

    Gray, short-tailed shrew that inhabits the eastern United States. Smallest shrew in its genus, measuring 7 to 10 cm in total length, and weighing less than 14 g. It has a comparatively heavy body, with short limbs and a thick neck, a long, pointed snout and ears that are nearly concealed by its soft, dense fur. Wikipedia

  • Major tornado outbreak that struck portions of the central and southern United States on March 1–2, 1997. Affecting areas mostly from Arkansas to Kentucky, the outbreak produced 58 tornadoes, including three violent (F4) tornadoes, and killed at least 27 people, including 25 in Arkansas alone and one death each in Mississippi and Tennessee. Wikipedia

  • 1949 Florida hurricane

    The 1949 Florida hurricane, also known as the Delray Beach hurricane, caused significant damage in the southern portions of the state late in the month of August. The second recorded tropical cyclone of the annual hurricane season, the system originated from a tropical wave near the northern Leeward Islands on August 23. Wikipedia

  • North–south state highway in the southern portion of the U.S. state of Ohio. At the Ohio River in Chesapeake, where the Robert C. Byrd Bridge carries travelers across to Huntington, West Virginia. Wikipedia

  • North–south unsigned state highway in the southern portion of Ohio. On the Ben Williamson Memorial Bridge and Simeon Willis Memorial Bridge on the Ohio River near Coal Grove, and it runs 0.31 mi to U.S. Route 52 . Wikipedia

  • Allegheny Front

    Major southeast- or east-facing escarpment in the Allegheny Mountains in southern Pennsylvania, western Maryland, and eastern West Virginia, USA. The Allegheny Front forms the boundary between the Ridge-and-Valley Appalachians to its east and the Appalachian Plateau (locally called the Allegheny Plateau) to its west. Wikipedia

  • Southern Appalachian spruce–fir forest

    Ecoregion of the temperate coniferous forests biome, a type of montane coniferous forest that grows in the highest elevations in the southern Appalachian Mountains of the eastern United States. Highest and coldest forest type in the Appalachian range, thriving in elevations above 5500 ft where the climate is too harsh to support the broad-leaved hardwood forest that dominates the region's lower elevations. Wikipedia

  • Corylus americana

    Species of deciduous shrub in the genus Corylus, native to the eastern and central United States and extreme southern parts of eastern and central Canada. Medium to large shrub, which under some conditions can take the like of a small tree. Wikipedia

  • North–south state highway in the southern portion of the U.S. state of Ohio. At the Kentucky state line on the Carl Perkins Memorial Bridge over the Ohio River near Portsmouth, and its northern terminus is at an interchange with the State Route 73/State Route 104 concurrency, just north of a complex interchange with U.S. Route 52 about 1.75 mi west of Portsmouth. Wikipedia

  • Ohio State Route 11

    North–south freeway in the eastern portion of the U.S. state of Ohio. At U.S. Route 30 in East Liverpool at the West Virginia state line on the Jennings Randolph Bridge over the Ohio River; its northern terminus is at SR 531 in Ashtabula. Wikipedia

  • North–south state highway in the eastern portion of the U.S. state of Ohio. Signed as an alternate route of SR 7. Wikipedia

  • Coalfield located in Logan County and Wyoming County of southern West Virginia, in the Appalachia region of the eastern United States. Part of the National Coal Heritage Area. Wikipedia


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