Thailand Bordering Countries: Burma
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Where is Thailand?
Thailand Satellite Image
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.
Google Earth is a free program from Google that allows you to explore satellite images showing the cities and landscapes of Thailand and all of Asia 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.
Thailand is one of nearly 200 countries illustrated on our Blue Ocean Laminated Map of the World. This map shows a combination of political and physical features. It includes country boundaries, major cities, major mountains in shaded relief, ocean depth in blue color gradient, along with many other features. This is a great map for students, schools, offices and anywhere that a nice map of the world is needed for education, display or decor.
If you are interested in Thailand and the geography of Asia our large laminated map of Asia might be just what you need. It is a large political map of Asia that also shows many of the continent's physical features in color or shaded relief. Major lakes, rivers,cities, roads, country boundaries, coastlines and surrounding islands are all shown on the map.
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. Thailand's wildlife populations are also threatened by illegal hunting.
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