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Red forest in Gunma ? 40% of street trees withering, infected by fungi, roots are rotten

35 of the 87 zelkova trees along the street from Maebashi station to national road 50 are withering. (40%) It was confirmed in October.2011, the current state is not announced.


White sparrow found in Gunma

  White sparrow was found in Maebashi city Gunma. Mr. Hukai from Japan wild bird society Gunma branch comments, they sometimes see the ones with white parts but it’s almost


12421.1 Bq/Kg from black substance in Gunma “It’s everywhere in the city”

12421.1 Bq/Kg was measured from black substance in Tomioka city Gunma. Tomioka city Gunma is about 230km from Fukushima plant.   Date : 9/20/2012 Cs-134 : 4715.01 ± 29.567 Bq/Kg Cs-137


80 million eggs of pond smelt became extinct in Gunma

  Takasaki fishery cooperative postponed lifting the restriction of boat fishing of pond smelt because they couldn’t even fish one sample to measure the radiation level. On 9/1, in Haruna


Cobalt 58 was detected in Gunma, half-life is 71days, “Possibile recriticality around after April”

  Cobalt 58 was detected from the black substance in Gunma. (cf. Black substance found at Harajuku station in Tokyo, “21,346 Bq/Kg”) Co-58 is produced from neutron ray, the half-life


Cesium measured from school lunch ingredient in Niigata, west coast of Japan

  Your child may be forced to eat contaminated food for school lunch Cesium was measured from ingredient of school lunch. The school is in Niigata, on the west coast


Albino swallow found in Gunma, 227 km from Fukushima

Birds are on the higher hierarchy in a food chan than insects. You can presume that they are facing the risk of radiation more than insects or plants. Brown-White swallows

Domestic and global Environment

Removed soil for decontamination was filled in soccer ground

  Last August, the volunteer group of Kawaba mura in Gunma removed 40 tones of soil from the surface of playground in Kawaba elementary school. The removed soil was stocked


570 Bq/Kg of Iodine 131 was measured in Gunma

Following up this article..Iodine 131 measured in Kawasaki, Yokohama, Chiba and Gunma The highest reading of Iodine 131 to suggest the possibility of recriticality was measured in the small city


Double-headed flowers

Following up this article..Mutated canola looking like a new kind of plants Double-headed type of mutation found in Chiba and Gunma.   ↓ Nagareyama city Chiba. Known to be hot