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Monday, 03 October 2011 12:07

Yakushima (UNESCO)

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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. https://whc.unesco.org/en/list/662/

 

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  • Location: 26.67,128.16
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