Saint-Louis Region

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Saint-Louis Region
Région de Saint-Louis
Region
Location o Saint-Louis in Senegal
Saint-Louis région, dividit intae 3 départements
Coordinates: 16°13′N 14°48′W / 16.217°N 14.800°W / 16.217; -14.800
Kintra Senegal
Caipital Saint-Louis
Départements
Area
 • Total 19,044 km2 (7,353 sq mi)
Population
 • Total 688,767
 • Density 36/km2 (94/sq mi)
Time zone GMT (UTC+0)

The Saint-Louis Region (French: Région de Saint-Louis) is a region o Senegal, locatit on the border wi Mauritanie. Its caipital is Saint-Louis.

Famous for its cast iron brig, built bi French colonialists in the 19t century, it is close tae the Djoudj National Bird Sanctuary, hame tae thoosans o birds, some indigenous tae the aurie.

Depairtments[eedit | eedit soorce]

Saint-Louis region is dividit intae 3 depairtments:

Geography[eedit | eedit soorce]

Saint-Louis is traversed bi the northwasterly line o equal latitude an langitude.