This country is Turkey. Turkey is located right below the Black Sea. It has mountains going through it called the Zagros Mountains. Turkey is a very dry land and may only get ten inches of rain per year.
Facts about Turkey
Silt is the small particles in rich soil. Since in Turkey everytime they fertilize something it has phosphate in it to make the soil rich. Now since the soil is rich it will have many small silt pieces all around in the soil. Everytime you plant something or dig in the ground and you see silt that means it's very rich soil there.