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Taiwan Map and Satellite Image
Taiwan Bordering Countries:None.
Regional Maps:Map of China, Map of Asia, World Map
Where is Taiwan?
Taiwan Satellite Image
Taiwan Information:Taiwan is located in southeastern Asia. Taiwan is a group of islands (the main island of Taiwan plus several smaller islands) bordered by the South China Sea, East China Sea, and the Philippine Sea. Although Taiwan is self-governing, it is considered a province of China.
Taiwan Cities:Changhua (Zhanghua), Chilung (Keelung), Chunan, Erhlin, Fengshan, Haulien, Hengch'un, Houlung, Hsilo, Hsinchu (Xinzhu), Juifang, Kaohsiung, Lukang, Makung, Sanchung, Shalu, Suao, Taichung, Tainan, Taipei, Taoyuan, Tachia, Tungkang, Yangmingshan, Yuli, and Zhongli.
Taiwan Locations:Bashi Channel, Chungyang Shanmo Mountains, East China Sea, Luzon Strait, Penghu Shuitao, Philippine Sea, South China Sea and Taiwan Strait.
Taiwan Natural Resources: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 Taiwan.
Taiwan Environmental Issues:Taiwan has a number of environmental issues. The island 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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