Republic of Senegal is a country in West Africa bounded by the Atlantic Ocean to the west, Mauritania to the north, Mali to the east, and Guinea and Guinea- Bissau to the south. Senegal almost completely surrounds the Gambia, namely on the north, east and south.
Agriculture 86,380square kilometres
Forest 85832square kilometres
Water 4, 190square kilometres
Desert 12449.2 square kilometres
National Park 7,868.8square kilometres
Total Land area 196,720square kilometres
Senegal is subdivided into 14 regions with Tambacounda of 42,706square kilometres being the largest and Dakar with 550 square kilometers being the smallest.
Senegal has ten mountains Mount Sambaya (395meters) is the highest and Mount Niamako (106 metres) is the shortest.
Longest River: Senegal River (1,790 square kilometres)
Largest Lake: Lake Retba
Senegal has six major national parks; Niokolo Koba National Park with 9,113 square kilometres is the largest and Madeleine Islands National Park being the smallest with 45 square kilometres