Map showing the resorts of Marowijne District.
|• Total||455 km2 (176 sq mi)|
|Elevation||6 m (20 ft)|
|• Density||1.3/km2 (3.3/sq mi)|
|Time zone||AST (UTC-3)|
It is the birthplace of Ronnie Brunswijk, a Maroon who led the Surinamese Liberation Army, known as the Jungle Commando, in a civil war from 1986 to 1990 seeking recognition and improved conditions for Maroons in the country. He also sought to overturn the military rule government.
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