Colombia Political Map
Colombia Country Information:
Colombia is located in northwestern South America. Colombia is bordered by the Caribbean Sea and the Pacific Ocean, Venezuela and Brazil to the east, Peru and Ecuador to the south, and Panama to the west.
Colombia Bordering Countries:
Brazil, Ecuador, Panama, Peru, Venezuela
Armenia, Barrancabermeja, Barranquilla Santa Marta, Bello, Bogota, Bucaramanga, Buenaventura, Buga, Calamar, Cali, Careoa, Cartagena, Cartago, Covenas, Cucuta, El Encanto, Florencia, Ibaque, Ipiales, La Pedrera, La Tagua, Larandia, Manizales, Medellin, Mitu, Mocoa, Monteria, Neiva, Palmira, Pasto, Paz de Rio, Pereira, Popayan, Puerto Asis, Puerto Berrio, Puerto Bolivar, Puerto Carreno, Puerto Salgar, Puerto Santander, Quibdo, Riohacha, Santa Ana, Santa Marta, Santa Rita, Sincelejo, Sogamoso, Soledad, Tres Esquinas, Tulua, Tumaco, Tunja, Turbo, Valledupar, Viliavicencio and Yopal.
Amazonas (Amazon River), Bahia de Buenaventura, Bahia de Portete, Bahia Guapi, Bahia Honda, Caguan River, Caqueta River, Caribbean Sea, Cordillera de los Andes, Ensenada de Tumaco, Ensenada Docampado, Golfo de Cupica, Golfo de Morrosquillo, Golfo de Tibuga, Golfo de Uraba, Guaviare River, Inirida River, Laguna de la Cocha, Magdalena River, Orinoco River, Pacific Ocean, Rio Atrato, Rio Caqueta, Rio Cauca, Rio Guainia, Rio Guaviare, Rio Magdalena, Rio Meta, Rio Putumayo and Rio Vaupes.
Colombia Natural Resources:
Colombia’s fuel resources include coal, petroleum, natural gas and hydropower. The country’s mineral resources include iron ore, copper, nickel, gold and emeralds.
Colombia Natural Hazards:
The country of Colombia has natural hazards which include periodic droughts, and the occasional earthquake. In addition, the highlands are subject to volcanic eruptions.
Colombia Environmental Issues:
Colombia has environmental issues which include damage to the quality of soil and water from the overuse of pesticides. There is air pollution from vehicle emissions, especially in Bogota. The country also experiences deforestation.