Trees with winter snow support, Mt. Myoko, Japan 1974

Childs, Iraphne R. (1974) Trees with winter snow support, Mt. Myoko, Japan 1974. [Image]

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Small pine trees with bamboo supports to prevent damage to the trees from weight of snow in winter, Mt. Myoko village apartment block. Myoko kogen (Myoko plateau) is one of the best skiing areas in Japan. The area is part of Japan's yukiguni (Snow country) which experiences snows several meters deep in winter.

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Item Type: Image
Collection: Asia-Pacific Images: 1970s-1990s
Keywords: Japanese; trees; snow
Date Deposited: 16 Oct 2013 13:08
Last Modified: 30 Aug 2014 19:39
Copyright Owner: Copyright Iraphne R. Childs.
CountryState or RegionCity or TownPlace
JapanNiigata PrefectureMyoko PlateauMt. Myoko village
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