Mountains and Basins

Texas

Region

The mountains and basins regions have a combination of deserts, mountains, plateaus and basins. The people in the mountain and basins have crops such as cotton, cantaloupes, and few pecan trees. The natural and economic resources are desert plants and farming, tourism. The economy comes from farming and tourism. This region is the driest part of the state; it only gets 8 - 20 inches of rain.