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Where is Taiwan?


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Taiwan Political Map

Taiwan Country Information:


Taiwan is located in southeastern Asia. Taiwan is an island bordered by the South China Sea, East China Sea, and the Philippine Sea.

Taiwan Bordering Countries:


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Taiwan Cities:


Changhua (Zhanghua), Chilung (Keelung), Chunan, Chungli, Erhlin, Fengshan, Haulien, Hengch'un, Houlung, Hsilo, Hsinchu (Xinzhu), Juifang, Kaohsiung, Lukang, Makung, Sanchung, Shalu, Suao, T'aichang, T'ainan, T'aipei, T'aoyuan, Tachia, Tungkang, Yangmingshan and Yuli.

Taiwan Locations:


Bashi Channel, Chungyang Shanmo Mountains, East China Sea, Luzon Strait, P'enghu Shuitao, Philippine Sea, South China Sea and Taiwan Strait.

Taiwan Natural Resources:


The country of Taiwan has small fossil fuel deposits of coal and natural gas. Other natural resources include asbestos, limestone and marble.

Taiwan Natural Hazards:


Typhoons and earthquakes are a couple of the natural hazards that occur in the country of Taiwan.

Taiwan Environmental Issues:


Taiwan has a number of environmental issues. The country has a problem with its disposal of low-level radioactive waste. There is air pollution, and water pollution from raw sewage, and industrial emissions. The drinking water supplies are contaminated. Taiwan also engages in the trade of endangered species.


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