Welcome to Botswana. The country is currently battling unemployment and AIDS, which are hampering economic growth. Botswana is abundant in natural resources such as diamonds, silver, copper, nickel, coal soda ash, potash, and iron ore. Almost 70-80% of export earnings are attributed to diamond mining.What dominates the natural environment of Botswana?
The natural environment of Botswana is dominated by: the Kalahari Desert.What is the natural environment of Botswana?
The natural environment. Topography. Botswana lies landlocked in the heart of southern Africa, straddling the Tropic of Capricorn covering about 585,370km2, of which about two-thirds is in the tropics. Most of Botswana is a gently undulating sandsheet with an altitude of between 900m and 1,300m.