Texas

Lone Star State

Basic Facts

Capital- Austin

U.S Region -Southwest

State Bird - Mockingbird

State Gemstone - Blue Topaz

State Reptile - Horned Lizard

Ranking of statehood - 28

Nickname - Lone Star State

Texas Land forms

The first land form is mountains. the mountains are tall and rocky and they are part of the grand canyon. Other land form is plains. the plains are perfect for huge cattle ranches to feed live stalk. The last land form is rivers. the Colorado river cuts into Arizona in the states northwest corner. and the Colorado river is the grand canyon.

Natural Resources

oil ( Black Gold ) these are all natural resources

Wheat

cotton

rice

peanuts

fruits

veggies

Manufacturing

chemicals

computers

electronics

oil and cattle

lumber

power plants

homes

Natural disaster

Hurricane Allison, in 2001 in southwest Texas and was the first storm of the season and has caused people to die and homes,farms, were all destroyed.