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Lesotho Map - Lesotho Satellite Image
Where is Lesotho?
Lesotho Political Map
Lesotho Country Information:
Lesotho is located in southern Africa. Lesotho an enclave in South Africa, so it is bordered by South Africa to the north, south, east, and west.
Lesotho Bordering Countries:
Maseru, Mafeteng, Mohales Hoek, Quthing.
Caledon River and Orange River.
Lesotho Natural Resources:
Lesotho has commercial deposits of diamonds, clay, sand and building stone. Other natural resources for this country are water, agricultural and grazing land.
Lesotho Natural Hazards:
Lesotho has some natural hazards which include periodic droughts.
Lesotho Environmental Issues:
The land-locked country of Lesotho has population pressures, which force settlement in marginal areas. The resulting environmental issues include: overgrazing; severe soil erosion; soil exhaustion; desertification. According to the CIA - The World Factbook, Lesotho's water concerns are due to the Highlands Water Project, which controls, stores, and redirects water to South Africa.