Río Negro Department
Río Negro department (see map) resides near Uruguay's western edge, along the Uruguay River. It borders the Tacuerembó and Duranzo departments to the east; Soriano department to the south; Uruguay River to the west; and Paysandú department to the north.
The capital of Río Negro department is Fray Bentos, and the department is divided into 3 municipalities.
Municipalities: Nuevo Berlín - San Javier - Young.