Belize Political Map
Belize Country Information:
Belize is located in Central America. Belize is bordered by the Caribbean Sea, Mexico to the northwest and Guatemala to the west and south.
Belize Bordering Countries:
Banque Viejo del Carmen, Barrance, Belize City, Belmopan, Bermudian Landing, Big Creek, Big Creek, Caves Branch, Churchyard, Corozul, Crooked Tree, Dangrige, Georgeville, Guinea Grass, Hattieville, Hill Bank, Indian Church, Ladyville, Ladyville, Landing, Louisville, Lucky Strike, Maskall, Maskalls, Medina Bank, Middlesex, Millionarie, Monkey River Town, Mullins River, Orange Walk, Pachacan, Placencia, Placentis, Progresse, Punta Gorda, Punta Gorda, Roaring Creek, Salt Creek, San Antonio, San Felipe, San Francisco, San Ignacio, San Ignacio and Seine Bight Village.
Azul Hondo, Bahia de Amatique, Bahia de Chetumal, Belize River, Boca Bacalar Chico, Booths River, Caribbean Sea, Chetumal Bay, Eastern Brandh, Glover Reef, Gulf of Honduras, Lighthouse Reef, Maya Mountains, Midwinters Lagoon, Northern Lagoon, Southern Lagoon and Victoria Peak.
Belize Natural Resources:
Belize has few mineral resources. Cultivatable land, timber, fish and hydropower are potential resources.
Belize Natural Hazards:
From June to November, Belize has frequent and devastating hurricanes. Other natural hazards include coastal flooding, especially in south.
Belize Environmental Issues:
Some of Belize's environmental issues are a result of water pollution. This occurs from agricultural runoff, industrial effluents, and both solid and sewage waste disposal. A land issue for Belize is deforestation.