Liberia (GPS: 6 30 N, 9 30 W) located in Western Africa, bordering the North Atlantic Ocean, between Cote d’Ivoire and Sierra Leone. The country’s area measurements are total: 111,369 sq km; land: 96,320 sq km, water: 15,049 sq km. This sovereign state is slightly larger than Tennessee. The total irrigated land is 30 sq km (2012).
One of Liberia’s essential features: Facing the Atlantic Ocean, the coastline is characterized by lagoons, mangrove swamps, and river-deposited sandbars. The inland grassy plateau supports limited agriculture.