Press Release

Public Comments Invited regarding the Renewal of Designation of Special Protection Areas within National Wildlife Protection Areas in FY 2006

August 21, 2006

The Ministry of the Environment (MOE) prepared the designation plan covering the Gamou and Idoura special protection areas of the Sendai-kaihin national wildlife protection area, and the Yagaji special protection area of the Yagaji national protection area.
The MOE invites comments from the general public regarding this plan. Comments will be accepted from August 21, 2006 to September 20, 2006.

All procedures related to this invitation for public comment are to be conducted in Japanese. Therefore, comments should be submitted in Japanese.

Access to the draft: The draft (in Japanese) can be viewed at the Ministry of the Environment and the regional environment offices. The draft is also posted on the web page of the Ministry of the Environment (

Submit to: Wildlife Division, Nature Conservation Bureau, Ministry of the Environment
No.5 Godochosha, 1-2-2 Kasumigaseki, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, 100-8975 (Mail)
+81-3-3581-7090 (FAX) (e-mail)

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