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Areas protected under the Nature Conservation Law of Japan

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Dec 15, 2021

The Nature Conservation Law (自然環境保全法, shizen kankyō hozen-hō) of Japan provides for the designation of three types of protected area: Wilderness Areas (原生自然環境保全地域) and Nature Conservation Areas (自然環境保全地域), by the Minister of the Environment, and Prefectural Nature Conservation Areas (都道府県自然環境保全地域), by Prefectural Governors.[1][2][3][4]

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As of 31 March 2015, five Wilderness Areas have been designated, with a total area of 56.31 km2.[5]

Wilderness Area Prefecture Municipality Area (ha) Image Coordinates
Onnebetsudake Wilderness Area
遠音別岳原生自然環境保全地域
Onnebetsu-dake gensei shizen kankyō hozen chiiki
Hokkaidō Shari, Rausu 1,895

43°59′36″N145°00′44″E

Head of River Tokachi Wilderness Area
十勝川源流部原生自然環境保全地域
Tokachi-gawa genryū-bu gensei shizen kankyō hozen chiiki
Hokkaidō Shintoku 1,035 43°16′27″N142°55′11″E
Minami Iwojima Wilderness Area
南硫黄島原生自然環境保全地域
Minami-Iōjima gensei shizen kankyō hozen chiiki
Tokyo Ogasawara 367 24°14′11″N141°27′47″E
Head of River Ooi Wilderness Area
大井川源流部原生自然環境保全地域
Ōi-gawa genryū-bu gensei shizen kankyō hozen chiiki
Shizuoka Kawanehon 1,115 35°06′44″N138°08′27″E
Yakushima Wilderness Area
屋久島原生自然環境保全地域
Yakushima gensei shizen kankyō hozen chiiki
Kagoshima Yakushima 1,219 30°20′35″N130°30′41″E
This list is complete and up to date as of December 2015.

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