Where are the appalachia highlands in Canada?
The Appalachian mountains stretch from the state of Georgia in the southern united states through the maritimes to Newfound land in north
What geographic region of north America is located west of the coastal plains and extends from eastern Canada to western Alabama?
The Scottish Highlands WERE populated until about 150 to 200 years ago when the people were evicted from their homes by English landlords to make way for sheep which were much more profitable. This was known as the 'Highland Clearances'. Many of the people who were evicted, emigrated to the USA and Canada, so if you have a neighbour with a Scottish surname, his ancestors may well have been crofters in the Highlands.
The topography of eastern and western Canada differs in that the eastern Appalachian Highlands are not so tall or so rugged as the Rocky and Coast Mountains of the west. The eastern regions of Canada contain highlands that were once mountain chains. The forces of running water, ice, and wind have worn them down over millions of years. The east coast is rocky and indented, which provides good harbors for fishing and sea travel. The…