Tanzania Political Map
Tanzania Country Information:
Tanzania is located in Eastern Africa. Tanzania is bordered by the Indian Ocean, Kenya and Uganda to the north, Rwanda, Democratic Republic of the Congo, and Burundi to the east, and Zambia, Malawi, and Mozambique to the south.
Tanzania Bordering Countries:
Burundi, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Kenya, Malawi, Mozambique, Rwanda, Uganda, Zambia
Arusha, Bagamoyo, Bukoba, Dar Es Salaam, Dodoma, Geita, Handeni, Ifakara, Iringa, Kasulu, Kibondo, Kigoma, Kilosa, Kilwa Masoko, Kondoa, Korogwe, Lindi, Manda, Manyoni, Masasi, Mbeya, Mbulu, Morogoro, Moshi, Mtwara, Musoma, Mwanza, Nachingwea, Newala, Ngudu, Njombe, Nzega, Pangani, Shinyanga, Singida, Songea, Sumbawanga, Tabora, Tanga, Tarime, Tukuyu, Tunduru, Ujiji and Zanzibar.
Great Ruaha River, Igombe River, Indian Ocean, Iwembere Steppe, Kilombero River, Kipengere Range, Lake Burigi, Lake Eyasi, Lake Ikimba, Lake Malawi, Lake Manyara, Lake Natron, Lake Rukwa, Lake Tanganyika, Lake Victoria, Malagarasi River, Masai Steppe, Moyowosi River, Nikonga River, Pare Mountains, Rufiji River, Ruvuma River, Speke Gulf and Ugalla River.
Tanzania Natural Resources:
Tanzania has several sources of fuel, some of which are hydropower, coal and natural gas. Other commercial natural resources for this country include phosphates, tin, iron ore, nickel, gold, gemstones and diamonds.
Tanzania Natural Hazards:
There is flooding on the central plateau of Tanzania during the rainy season. Other natural hazards for this country include droughts.
Tanzania Environmental Issues:
There are a number of environmental issues in Tanzania. Issues regarding the land include deforestation, soil degradation, and desertification. In addition the recent droughts have affected Tanzania’s marginal agriculture. The wildlife is threatened by illegal hunting and trade, especially for ivory. Marine habitats are threatened by the destruction of coral reefs.