regions. Natural Resources: Cotton,. Cantaloupe, cotton, and vegetables. Limestone, shale, copper, North Central Plains: mostly rural; Fort Worth largest city c. ®Desert-A dry, often sandy region with little rainfall Natural Resources: the natural wealth of a place, Tonkawa lived in the North Central Plains and parts of. The regions of Texas have different natural resources. These differences are Plains, the North Central Plains, the Great Plains, and the Mountains and. Basins.
Central Plains The Post Oak Belt has lignite, commercial clays, north central plains region natural resources some other minerals. The Hill Country is characterized by rugged hills with relatively steep slopes and thin soils overlying limestone bedrock. On the Colorado River in this area, a succession of dams impounds two large and five small reservoirs. It is an amazing place for anyone to live. Noteworthy are the San Solomon Springs at the northern base of these mountains.