Description: The Physical Map of North America showing major geographical features like elevations, mountain ranges, deserts, seas, oceans, lakes, plateaus, peninsulas, rivers, plains, landforms and other topographic features.What are the physical regions of North America?
The physical regions of North America are the West, the Canadian Shield, the Great Plains, the East and the Caribbean. These regions, which include Mexico and Central America, house the major world biomes and a diversity of life. The western region, which extends from the western coast of central America up to Canada is made up mostly of mountains.Where is North America located?
North America is a continent located in the Northern and Western Hemispheres, between the Pacific and Atlantic Oceans. It is the third largest continent in the world by area, covering 9,540,000 square miles and 16.5 percent of the land on Earth.