Liberia Political Map
Liberia Country Information:
Liberia is located in western Africa. Liberia is bordered by the Atlantic Ocean, Sierra Leone and Guinea to the north, and Cote D’ivoire (Ivory Coast) to the east.
Liberia Bordering Countries:
Guinea, Cote d'Ivoire, Sierra Leone
Belle Yella, Brewerville, Buchanan, Cape Palmas, Edina, Garawe, Gbarnga, Grand Cess, Greenville, Harper, Kle, Marshall, Monrovia, Nana Kru, Pelokehn, River Cess, Robertsport, Sasstown, Sehnkwehn, Suehn, Tapeta, Timbo, Tubmanburg, Zorzor and Zwedru.
Atlantic Ocean, Cavalla River, Cess River, Lake Piso, Loffa River, Mano River, Moro River, Nimba Mountains, Sinoe Bay, St. John River and St. Paul River.
Liberia Natural Resources:
Liberia has commercial resources which include iron ore, diamonds and gold. Other natural resources are timber and hydropower.
Liberia Natural Hazards:
One of the natural hazards in Liberia is the dust-laden harmattan winds, which blow in from the Sahara, from December to March.
Liberia Environmental Issues:
Environmental issues for Liberia include deforestation of their tropical rain forests and the loss of biodiversity. The country also has soil erosion and its coastal waters are polluted from oil residue and raw sewage.