The narrow margin of slightly elevated land between the coastal plains and the mountains also provides excellent arable fields.
Almost half of the cultivated land was located in hilly and mountainous zones, which are less productive than the coastal plains.
A day's journey more across the coastal plains, and our reconnaissance is finished.
The cottonmouth occurs throughout the coastal plains of the southeastern United States, usually at altitudes of 500 feet or less.
The car turned from the fort and the mountains and shot away over the foothills toward the coastal plains.
On the western side, however, the slope is much more gradual and the coastal plains are exceedingly fertile.