Tunisia Political Map
Tunisia Country Information:
Tunisia is located in northern Africa. Tunisia is bordered by the Mediterranean Sea, Libya to the east and Algeria to the west.
Tunisia Bordering Countries:
Beja, Ben Gardane, Bizerte, Carthage, Dehibat, Douz, El Hamma, El Kef, Gabes, Gafsa, Houmt Souq, Kasserine, Mahdia, Medenine, Moknine, Msaken, Nabeul, Nefta, Remada, Sekhira, Sfax, Sousse, Tabarqa, Tala, Tatouine, Tozeur, Tunis and Zarzis.
Atlas Mountains, Gharbi Island, Grand Erg Oriental, Gulf of Gabes, Gulf of Hamamet, Gulf of Tunnis, Jerba Island, Mediterranean Sea, Mts. des Nementcha, Shatt el Jerid and Shergui Island.
Tunisia Natural Resources:
Metal resources for the country of Tunisia include iron ore, lead and zinc. Other natural resources present in Tunisia include petroleum, phosphates and salt.
Tunisia Natural Hazards:
There are no natural hazards listed in CIA - The World Factbook for Tunisia.
Tunisia Environmental Issues:
The country of Tunisia has water pollution from raw sewage, plus an already limited supply of natural fresh water resources. The disposal of toxic and hazardous waste is ineffective and this poses health risks. Land issues for Tunisia include deforestation; overgrazing; soil erosion; desertification.