The Netherlands

By: Aniyah Carrion

Country basics

Country-Netherlands


Capital-Amsterdam


Meaning of flag-The flag of the Netherlands {Dutch: Vlag Nederland} is a horizontal tricolor of red,white, and blue.

Geography

The continent of the Netherlands is Western Europe and the countries that surround the Netherlands are Belguim and Germany.


Major bodies of water-Rhine River, Waal River Wadden Sea, Ijsselrneer Lake, Markermeer Lake, Eastern Scheldt estuary, North sea.


Major landforms- 20% of the Netherlands is located below sea level and protected by a series of dikes. (concrete designed to prevent low lying areas by the river.


Major landmarks-Windmills, A Dutch Treasure Trave know as there art gallery, Van Gogh Museum.

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Government

What type of government does the country have-Constitutional monanchy


Who is the leaders-Chief Mark Rutte- President Term: 4 Years

Economy

Culture

Climate