Tajikistan Political Map
Tajikistan Country Information:
Tajikistan is located in central Asia. Tajikistan is bordered by Uzbekistan to the north and west, Kyrgyzstan to the north, China to the east, and Afghanistan to the south.
Tajikistan Bordering Countries:
Afghanistan, China, Kyrgyzstan, Uzbekistan
Ayni, Ayvaj, Bekobod, Dangara, Dekhisor, Dushanbe, Eshkashem, Farkhor, Gharm, Hisor, Isfara, Karakul, Karasu, Khodzhatau, Khorugh, Khujand, Kofarnihon, Kudara, Kulob, Kuybishevskiy, Markansu, Moskva, Murgab, Murghob, Nizhniy Pyandzh, Norak, Panj, Panjakent, Qurghonteppa, Rushan, Sasyk-Kol, Taboshar, Tursunzoda, Uroteppa, Vanj, Vir, Vose, Yovan and Zarafshn.
Alay Mountains, Bartang River, Kofarnihon River, Kyzyl-Suu River, Murghob River, Pani River, Qarokul, Turkestan Range, Vakhsh River, Zarafshon Range and Zarafshon River.
Tajikistan Natural Resources:
Metal and metalloid resources for Tajikistan include uranium, mercury, lead, zinc, antimony, tungsten, silver and gold. The country has fuel resources, which include some petroleum, brown coal and hydropower.
Tajikistan Natural Hazards:
Tajikistan experiences natural hazards that include floods and earthquakes.
Tajikistan Environmental Issues:
An environmental issue for land-locked Tajikistan is the excessive use of pesticides. There are increasing levels of soil salinity. The country also has industrial pollution, and inadequate sanitation facilities.