Latvia is a low-lying Baltic coastal country, with an terrestrial area close to 64,000km² and a marine areaof approximately 28,00km². Latvia shares its borders with 4 other neighbouring countries. The highest point is Gaiziņkalns at 312m. Latvia has a population of 1.8 million people and a population density of 29.6 people per km².


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species protected

under EU law


habitats protected

under EU law