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Saturday, May 4, 2013

JAPAN - Yakushima

"Located in the interior of Yaku Island, at the meeting-point of the palaearctic and oriental biotic regions, Yakushima exhibits a rich flora, with some 1,900 species and subspecies, including ancient specimens of the sugi (Japanese cedar). It also contains a remnant of a warm-temperate ancient forest that is unique in this region." -http://whc.unesco.org

Postcard 1



Thank you so much Yumi for this great card!
You are fortunate to be living near this UNESCO Site...


Postcard 2



Thank you so much Satoko for this great card!
Happy to know that there are still forests that are being preserved...


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