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Western Vermont mainly from the older Pre-Cambrian and Cambrian material.The remains of the Chazy Formation can be observed in Isle La Motte. It is the site of the limestone Fisk Quarry, which contains a collection of ancient marine fossils such as stromatoporoids that date back to years ago.say that the mountains were called green because they were more forested than the higher White Mountains of New Hampshire and Adirondacks of New York; others say that the predominance of mica-quartz-chlorite schist, a green-hued metamorphosed shale, is the reason.The Green Mountain range forms a north–south spine running most of the length of the state, slightly west of its center.It is an example of geological fault thrusting where bedrock is pushed over the newer rock formation.As a result of tectonic formation, Vermont east of the Green Mountains tends to be formed from rocks produced in the Silurian and Devonian periods.It is believed that at one point, Vermont was connected to Africa (Pangaea) and the fossils found and the rock formations found on the coasts in both Africa and America are further evidence of the Pangaea theory.By the mid-19th century, wild turkeys were exterminated in the state through overhunting and destruction of habitat.
For thousands of years indigenous peoples, including the Mohawk and the Algonquian-speaking Abenaki, occupied much of the territory that is now Vermont and was later claimed by France's colony of New France.In the southwest portion of the state are the Taconic Mountains; the Granitic Mountains are in the northeast.In the northwest, near Lake Champlain, is the fertile Champlain Valley. Several mountains have timberlines with delicate year-round alpine ecosystems, including Mount Mansfield, the highest mountain in the state; Killington Peak, the second-highest; Camel's Hump, the state's third-highest; and Mount Abraham, the fifth-highest peak.Settlers who held land titles granted by New York were opposed by the Green Mountain Boys militia, which supported the many settlers whose claims were based on grants from New Hampshire.Ultimately, those settlers prevailed in creating an independent state, the Vermont Republic. While still an independent republic, Vermont was the first of any future U. state to partially abolish slavery.), making it the 43rd-largest in land area and the 47th in water area.