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Volume 2014 (2014), Article ID 247194, 4 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2014/247194
Research Article

Nature and Properties of Lateritic Soils Derived from Different Parent Materials in Taiwan

Department of Tourism Affairs, Tzu Hui Institute of Technology, 367 Sanmin Road, Nanjou Township, Pingtung County, Taiwan

Received 16 January 2014; Revised 26 March 2014; Accepted 9 April 2014; Published 27 April 2014

Academic Editor: Umberta Tinivella

Copyright © 2014 Tzu-Hsing Ko. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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