Botswana and Makgadikgadi Salt Pans
39% of Botswana is covered by national parks.
The Kalahari Desert covers two-thirds of the country.
Botswana is the second largest diamond exporter in the world.
The Makgadikgadi are the biggest salt pans in the world.
They produce just under ½ billion kilograms of salt and soda-ash each year.
The region is home to over 30,000 flamingos during the wet season.