The United States is one of the most geographically diverse nations on Earth. Between its two coasts are rugged mountains, vast deserts and plains, the Grand Canyon and the heavily forest Pacific Northwest.
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Toledo, Ohio, the seat of Lucas County. It lies on the Maumee River at the western end of Lake Erie, 50 miles (80 km) southwest of Detroit and 95 miles (153 km) west of Cleveland.

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