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Where is Bhutan?
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Bhutan Country Information:
Bhutan is located in southern Asia. Bhutan is bordered by India to the east and south and China to the north
Bhutan Bordering Countries:
Chapcha, Chukha, Daga, Dewangiri, Dzong, Gasa, Geylegphug, Jakar, Mongar, Phuntsholing, Punakha, Shemgang, Singye Dzong, Sombe, Tashigang, Thimphu, Tongsa and Wangdiphodrang.
Himalaya Mountains .
Bhutan Natural Resources:
Bhutan's mineral resources include gypsum and calcium carbonate. Other resources include timber and hydropower.
Bhutan Natural Hazards:
The violent storms caused by the Himalayas are the basis of the country's name, Bhutan, which translates as Land of the Thunder Dragon. During the rainy season there are frequent landslides.
Bhutan Environmental Issues:
The country of Bhutan, between China and India, has environmental issues, which include soil erosion and limited access to potable water.
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