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A discussion...[edit]

...that may be of interest to the members of this project can be found here. BMK (talk) 23:58, 11 June 2016 (UTC)

Kumai River[edit]

Hello, this article, supposedly a tributary of the Gaoping River, does not provide any sources, and I have trouble matching it with any sizeable tributary of the Gaoping River (or any river in Taiwan). Chinese WP does not list anything resembling this among the tributaries. I am inclined to think there is no such river in Taiwan, but without knowing the real Chinese name it is difficult to be sure. Can @Dr. Blofeld or somebody else help? Micromesistius (talk) 10:47, 12 June 2016 (UTC)

Resolved, it seems. wctaiwan (talk) 16:20, 12 June 2016 (UTC)

Another strange river: Lotsao River[edit]

Does @Dr. Blofeld or anybody else know this river? "Luodong River" (羅東溪) in Yilan is the only one that comes close but does not look right... Micromesistius (talk) 11:48, 19 June 2016 (UTC)

Um, Dr. Blofeld, I think it might be a good idea to go over your geography stubs. This would be the third if it turns out to be unverifiable like the other two before it. I'm concerned we're propagating incorrect information. Have all these been created in a similar fashion or from a single source? If that's the case, it would at least be worthwhile to take a look at the others in the series. wctaiwan (talk) 18:53, 19 June 2016 (UTC)
I used an existing list on wikipedia when I created them. If you're spotting a few duds you should look into who created List of rivers of Taiwan! Remove the Lotsao from being a tributary of Yilan then. I suspect it's a mispelling of something.♦ Dr. Blofeld 06:37, 22 June 2016 (UTC)
A User:WilliamDParker created the list in 2007 from Zh: wiki. Look at the history. Perhaps you'll find the river listed on Chinese wiki and spot a mistranslation?♦ Dr. Blofeld 06:40, 22 June 2016 (UTC)
Thanks. I'll see if I can dig around a bit this weekend. wctaiwan (talk) 04:17, 23 June 2016 (UTC)

Southern Ming and Tungning[edit]

More views would be welcome at a discussion at Talk:Ming dynasty#Southern Ming and Tungning on whether the Kingdom of Tungning should be treated as part of the Southern Ming. Kanguole 15:35, 11 July 2016 (UTC)