Northeast Maple Syrup Production 1994-2001
(Thousands of Gallons)
State
1994
1995
1996
1997
1998
1999
2000
2001
Vermont
435
365
550
395
360
370
460
275
New York
251
208
343
269
231
195
210
210
Maine
150
162
167
185
170
195
250
200
New Hampshire
73
64
89
76
67
61
75
45
Massachusetts
40
29
49
44
47
44
39
34
Connecticut
11
7
10
9
9
13
7
9

Source: New England Agricultural Statistics Service
http://www.vtmaple.org/mfacts.htm


Maple Syrup Graph Questions.

1.  What state was the leading maple syrup producer in 1998?

2.  In 2001, how many gallons of maple syrup were produced by Vermont?  By New York?

3.  What New England State does not make the graph for maple syrup production?

4.  What state produces the least amount of maple syrup each year?

5.  What is the average number of gallons of maple syrup that Vermont made between 1994 and 2001?  Maine?  Massachusetts?

 

 

On a map of New England shade from darkest (most maple syrup production) to lightest (least maple syrup production) each state in correlation to their syrup production in thousands of gallons.

Get an Outline Map Here!

 

 

Make a Tree Graph .

Here is a list of the 10 most common types of trees in Vermont in 1983.  Make a bar graph with this information.  Be sure to label your graph.  Maybe you could make up some questions about your graph for your classmates.

 

                 Tree                            Percent

            Sugar maple                          23

            Red maple                              10

            Spruce                                      9

            Hemlock                                  8

            Yellow birth                              8

            White pine                                 7

            White birth                                 7

            Balsam fir                                   6

            Beech                                          5

            White ash                                    4

            Others                                        13