Thailand Political Map
Thailand Country Information:
Thailand is located in southeastern Asia. Thailand is bordered by the Gulf of Thailand, Cambodia and Laos to the east, Malaysia to the south, and Myanmar (Burma) to the north and west.
Thailand Bordering Countries:
Burma, Cambodia, Laos, Malaysia
Ayutthaya, Chiang Mai, Chiang Rai, Chon Buri, Hat Yar, Kalasin, Kamphaeng Phet, Khon Kaen, Krung Thep (Bangkok), Lampang, Mae Sot, Nakhon Pathom, Nakhon Ratchasima, Nakhon Sawan, Nakhon Si Thammarat, Nan, Narathiwat, Pattani, Phitsanulok, Phrae, Phuket, Prachin Buri, Rayong, Samut Sakhon, Saraburi, Sisaket, Songkhla, Surat Thani (Ban Don), Surin, Trang, Ubon Ratchathani, Udon Thani, Uthsi Thani and Yala.
Andaman Sea, Bilauktaung Range, Chi River, Dangrek Range, Dawna Range, Gulf of Martaban, Gulf of Thailand, Luang Prabang Range, Mekong River, Mun River, Nan River, Phetchabun Range, Ping River, Salween River, Strait of Malacca, Tanen Range, Thale Luang, Thale Sap Songkhla, Ubolratna Reservoir and Yom River.
Thailand Natural Resources:
Metallic resources in Thailand include lead, tin, tantalum and tungsten. A variety of other natural resources for the country include gypsum, fluorite, natural gas, lignite, timber, fish, rubber and arable land.
Thailand Natural Hazards:
Land subsidence occurs in the Bangkok area of Thailand, which results from the depletion of the water table. Other natural hazards for this country include droughts.
Thailand Environmental Issues:
Thailand has environmental issues regarding the air, water, and land. These include air pollution from vehicle emissions; water pollution from organic and factory wastes; land concerns with deforestation, and soil erosion. Thailandís wildlife populations are also threatened by illegal hunting.