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People on this island grow areca and profit from betel nuts, disregarding the damage it cost because of its short root that cannot grab the soil, which makes it low level of soil and water conservation. Human's hands, which cannot grab the soil, either, as a ironic symbol of the roots, representing this island, Taiwan, is taking damage when people are taking advantage form it.

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Cheng Shiu University

Cheng Shiu University
Kaohsiung, Taiwan