Switzerland Political Map
Switzerland Country Information:
Switzerland is located in central Europe. Switzerland is bordered by Germany to the north, France to the west, Austria to the east, and Italy to the south.
Switzerland Bordering Countries:
Austria, France, Italy, Liechtenstein, Germany
Aarau, Altdorf, Appenzell, Baar, Basel, Bellinzona, Bern, Bolligen, Burgdorf, Chur, Davos, Emmen, Frauenfeld, Fribourg, Geneva, Glarus, Grenchen, Herisau, Horw, Kriens, Langenthal, Lausanne, Liestal, Locarno, Lucerne, Martigny, Montreux, Neuchatel, Pratteln, Reinach, Rorschach, Samen, Sankt Gallen, Schaffhausen, Schwyz, Sion, Solothurn, Stans, Uster, Wadenswil, Zug and Zurich.
Aare River, Berner Alpen, Bieler See, Bodensee, Brienzer see, Doubs River, Glarner Alpen, Lac de la Gruyere, Lac de Neuchatel, Lac Leman, Lake Geneva, Lake of Lucerne, Lepontine Alps, Rhaetian Alps, Rhein River, Rhone River, Sarner See, Sempacher See, The Alps, Thuner See, Ural Mountains, Vierwaldstatter See, Walensee, Zuger See and Zurichsee.
Switzerland Natural Resources:
Switzerland has lucrative natural resources which include timber, salt and the potential for hydropower.
Switzerland Natural Hazards:
The country of Switzerland has natural hazards, which include occurrences of flash floods, landslides, and avalanches.
Switzerland Environmental Issues:
Switzerland has air pollution, which results from vehicle emissions and open-air burning. The country has acid rain, and a loss of biodiversity. In addition, there is water pollution from the increased use of agricultural fertilizers.