Botswana Bordering Countries: Namibia
, South Africa
Regional Maps: Map of Africa
, World Map
Where is Botswana?
Botswana Satellite Image
Botswana is located in southern Africa. Botswana is bordered by Namibia to the north and west, Zimbabwe to the east, and South Africa to the south.
Google Earth is a free program from Google that allows you to explore satellite images showing the cities and landscapes of Botswana and all of Africa in fantastic detail. It works on your desktop computer, tablet, or mobile phone. The images in many areas are detailed enough that you can see houses, vehicles and even people on a city street. Google Earth is free and easy-to-use.
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Chobe River, Cuando River, Kalahari Desert, Lake Ngami, Lake Xau, Limpopo River, Linyanti River, Makgadikgadi Pans (Makarikari), Molopo River, Okavango Delta and Okavango River.
Botswana Natural Resources:
Botswana's mineral resources include silver, diamonds, gemstones, iron ore, copper, nickel, salt, soda ash, potash and coal.
Botswana Natural Hazards:
Botswana has natural hazards which include the periodic drought. In addition, seasonal August winds blow from the west, carrying sand and dust across the country, obscuring visibility.
Botswana Environmental Issues:
The environmental issues for Botswana, in southern Africa, include limited fresh water resources, overgrazing, and desertification.
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