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Which two regions of Georgia are separated by the fall line?

When the ocean receded, it left a mostly flat land that we now call the Coastal Plain. The area where the prehistoric ocean's shoreline lay - a region about twenty miles across - is called the Fall Line. It separates Georgia's Coastal Plain from its Piedmont region.

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In this regard, what two regions are separated by the fall line?

The Coastal Plain (Tidewater) and Piedmont regions are separated by a natural border known as the Fall Line.

Similarly, where is the fall line in Georgia located? Georgia's Fall Line divides the state. One of Georgia's most remarkable geologic features — the Fall Line — runs in a jagged line across Middle Georgia from Columbus through Macon to Augusta. It marks the dividing line between the rolling Piedmont to the north and the flat Coastal Plain to the south.

Herein, what 3 major cities does the fall line run through in Georgia?

In Georgia, the cities of Columbus (C), Macon (M) Milledgeville (M) and Augusta (A) developed on the Chattahoochee, Ocmulgee, Oconee and Savannah Rivers where inland shipping was stopped by falls or rapids at the Fall Line.

Which two regions is Georgia a part of?

Georgia encompasses parts of five distinct geographic regions: the Appalachian Plateau, the Valley and Ridge, the Blue Ridge, the Piedmont, and the Coastal Plain. Part of the Appalachian Plateau, including Lookout Mountain, is located in the extreme northwestern corner of Georgia.

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