Mauritania Geographical Map. 1:1,750,000. GiziMap. This shaded relief map covers Mauritania and Western Sahara. The map includes an 8 x 8 inch inset city map of Nouakchott, showing hotels and other public buildings. Elevation is shown with bright altitude coloring and spot heights. Deserts, flood plains and salt flats are denoted by graphic patterns and oases, water wells and other features are marked.
The road network shows distances on main roads and includes dirt tracks. The map also shows locations of airfields and the route of the iron ore railway line from the mines at Zouérat to the coast. Symbols highlight tourist sites and locations including world heritage sites, forts and archaeological remains, national parks and protected areas, beaches, etc.
Names of the main towns and important geographical features are also given in Arabic. Internal administrative boundaries are shown with names of the provinces. The map had latitude and longitude lines at intervals of 1°. Map legend includes English. The index lists separately locations in Mauritania, Western Sahara, plus the adjoining regions of Mali and Senegal.
Sketch showing map coverage Sample of the map detail.
Mauritania Physical Map. 1:2,500,000. Institut Geographique National, France. 65 x 66 cm. A good road map with physical and cultural features shown. In French.
1 sheet, folded
Mauritania 1:200,000 Topographic Quadrangle Map Set. 1:200,000. Soviet government. High quality topographic maps for a country where little else is available. This set gives complete coverage of Mauritania in 178 sheets. In Russian.
The index map is for the old French series - please choose your sheets using that index and we will translate into the Soviet series.