Sihu, Yunlin

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Coordinates: 23°38′28″N 120°12′04″E / 23.641065°N 120.201019°E / 23.641065; 120.201019

Sihu Township in Yunlin County
Sihu Township
Sihu Township office

Sihu Township (Chinese: 四湖鄉; pinyin: Sìhú Xiāng, Wade–Giles: Szuhu) is a rural township in Yunlin County, Taiwan. It has a population total of 25,415 and an area of 77.1189 square kilometres, including a section of coastline on the Taiwan Strait.

History[edit]

Sihu's coastal waters were traditionally used in oyster farming, but in 1991 they were zoned for offshore industrial use.[1]

Administrative divisions[edit]

The township comprises 21 villages: Botung, Bozi, Caicuo, Feisha, Feitung, Guanggou, Huliao, Huxi, Lincuo, Lintung,Luchang, Lunbei, Lunnan, Neihu, Sanxing, Shihu, Sihu, Xiangdiao, Xide, Xinzhuang and Xiwei.

Economy[edit]

The township produces radishes.[2]

Notable natives[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Yunlin commissioner pleads oyster farmers’ case". taipeitimes.com. Retrieved 2017-01-30. 
  2. ^ Tu, Yu-an (27 April 2016). "Farmers suffer despite white radish price hikes". Taipei Times. Retrieved 26 April 2017. 

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