This is NOT about all the ways various agencies slice the U.S. into groups of states, or states group counties into regions for tourism or other purposes.
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parks, forest, wilderness.
Region is one of the most interesting.
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specialized police forces to augment urban and rural areas.
fire suppression and prescibed burning.
commerce & industry
cash flows / economics.
citizen involvement ---> elected office.
unique to this level
some good names
Send your favorite regional names to me. I'll compile.
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