Zimbabwe Political Map
Zimbabwe Country Information:
Zimbabwe is located in southern Africa. Zimbabwe is bordered by Zambia to the north, Botswana to the west, South Africa to the south, and Mozambique to the east.
Zimbabwe Bordering Countries:
Botswana, Mozambique, South Africa, Zambia
Beitbridge, Bindura, Bulawayo, Chegutu, Chinhoyi, Chiredzi, Chitungwiza, Chivhu, Espungabera, Gutu, Gweru, Harare, Hwange, Inyati, Kadoma, Kamativi, Kariba, Kwekwe, Makaha, Marondera, Masvingo, Mhangura, Mphoengs, Mutare, Shurugwi, Tuli, Victoria Falls and Zvishavane.
Hunyani River, Lago de Cahora Bassa, Lake Chivero, Lake Kariba, Lake Mutirikwi, Mazoe River, Runde River, Sabi River, Save River, Shangani River, Shashe River, Thuli River, Umzingwani River and Zambezi River.
Zimbabwe Natural Resources:
There are numerous metal resources in Zimbabwe, some of which are chromium ore, gold, copper, iron ore, lithium, nickel, tin vanadium, and platinum group metals. Other natural resources include coal and asbestos.
Zimbabwe Natural Hazards:
Floods and severe storms are rare in Zimbabwe, but they do occur. Other natural hazards for this country include recurring droughts.
Zimbabwe Environmental Issues:
Zimbabwe has air and water pollution. The poor mining practices have led to heavy metal and toxic waste pollution. Land issues in Zimbabwe include deforestation, land degradation, and soil erosion. The country was once home to the largest concentration of the black rhinoceros herd in the world; however the species has been significantly reduced by poaching.