Throughout the northwestern region uniformity of features characterizes the scenery, betokening even at a distance the general monotony of structure.
Manufacturing is largely localized in the northwestern part of the state along the Ohio river.
m., comprising half of Queensland, the Northern Territory, and the northwestern divisions of Western Australia.
North of the fiftieth parallel the depths diminish towards the north-east, two long submarine ridges of volcanic origin extend north-eastwards to the southwest of Iceland and to the Faeroe Islands, and these, with their intervening valleys, end in a transverse ridge connecting Greenland, through Iceland and the Faeroe Islands, with Northwestern Scotland and the continental mass of Europe.
This tree, the "liard" of the Canadian voyageur, abounds on many of the river sides of the northwestern plains; it occurs in the neighbourhood of the Great Slave Lake and along the Mackenzie River, and forms much of the driftwood of the Arctic coast.