georgia colony

by c j

Location

Georgia is one of the four southern colonies by North Carolina, South Carolina and Virginia

Climate

Mild weather, warm, with little winter
Seven to ten month farming season

geography

Coastal planes, rich and fertile soil, hilly and covered with forests

natural resources

Furs

Timber

Fish

industries

Farming, large plantations, rice, indigo

Trade tobacco, rice, indigo, shipbuilding, iron works

Government

Virginia House of Burgesses, first representative government in the southern colonies

Act of Toleration was first act or law about the freedom of religion