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Japan, Yakushima

 Posted by , last edited on December 16, 2013 at 04:58:52

Location Kamiyaku-cho and Yaku-cho, Kumage-gun Kagoshima Prefecture, Japan
Coordinates N30 19 60 E130 31 60
Property 10,747 ha
Date of Inscription 1993

Brief Description (http://whc.unesco.org/en/list/662 )

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.

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