What are the main physical features of Washington?
- Olympic Peninsula (Olympic Mountains)
- Coast Range.
- Puget Sound Lowlands.
- Cascade Range (Cascade Mountains)
- Columbia Plateau.
- Rocky Mountains.
Is Washington a good place to live? Washington has a super low crime rate, beating the vast majority of the rest of the US in police statistics, making it one of the safest places to live in the country. The weather, although rainy, is mostly temperate throughout the year, especially towards the western side of the state.
What are the physical boundaries of Washington state on the west and south? Read a brief summary of this topic
Lying at the northwestern corner of the 48 conterminous states, it is bounded by the Canadian province of British Columbia to the north, the U.S. states of Idaho to the east and Oregon to the south, and the Pacific Ocean to the west.
What are the three most common landforms in Washington state? In Washington, the Columbia Plateau’s landscape ranges from an elevation of 160 feet along the Columbia River to nearly 4,000 feet above sea level in the Badger and Tekoa mountains. Prominent landforms in the ecoregion include the Palouse Hills, the Channeled Scablands, the Pasco Basin, and the Yakima Fold Hills.