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M6.8 hit Northern part of Nagano / 50 aftershocks within 24 hours

M6.8 hit Northern part of Nagano prefecture at 22:08 of 11/22/2014 (JST). The seismic scale was 6-. 30 minutes later, an aftershock of M4.3 occurred. The seismic scale was 5-.

Domestic and global Environment Ecology

Multiple municipalities have large outbreaks of several kinds of insects in Japan / Decrease of birds? – Photo & Video

Photo : Outbreak of Lymantria dispar in Nagano city   As far as Fukushima Diary researched by now, at least 7 municipalities and Fukushima prefecture have large outbreaks of harmful insects.


[Express] “2.1 μSv/h in Karuizawa Nagano”

Introducing important tweets as [Express] for simultaneous updates.   <Translate> 2.104 μSv/h in Karuizawa machi Nagano. Rain water flows but Cesium accumulates. <End> 軽井沢町。雨水は流れるけどセシウムは流れず留まっている。2.104μSv/h。 twitter.com/shinanopuccho/… — しなの・ぷっちょさん (@shinanopuccho) 2013年6月11日  


Citizen’s lab”Average contamination of food samples in Nagano was 154 Bq/Kg, highest in Japan, 150% of safety limit”

According to CRMS(Citizens’Radioactivity Measurement Station), the average contamination of food samples was the highest in Nagano prefecture. Nagano is in central Japan, about 260km from Fukushima nuclear plant. Since 7.


[Not Radiation Effect] Mutated dandelion in South Nagano

As it’s becoming warm, mutated plants are increasingly found. Mutated dandelions are also found in the Southern part of Nagano prefecture. Nagano prefecture is in central Japan. It has nothing


[School lunch] 1 ~ 20 Bq/Kg of Cs-134/137 measured from cabbage produced in Aichi prefecture, “Already served”

According to Shinano town government in Nagano prefecture, 1 ~ 20 Bq/Kg of Cs-134/137 was measured from cabbage for school lunch. They measured Cs-134/137 twice on 4/4 and 4/9/2013. The


16 Bq/Kg from rice miso produced in Nagago, sold in Osaka

↑ This is not the specific sample of rice miso  According to MHLW ( Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare), 16 Bq/Kg of Cs-134/137 was measured from rice miso produced


Nagano prefecture requested three municipal governments to practice self-imposed control on bonfire

Nagano prefectural government conducted radiation measurement of dead leaves in eleven municipal governments of Saku area from 10/22 ~ 10/26/2012. As a result, the highest reading was 263 Bq/Kg, they

Food contamination

2100 Bq/Kg from mushroom in Nagano

According to Nagano prefectural government, they measured 2,100 Bq/Kg of cesium from wild mushroom taken in Saku city Nagano. Date : 10/18/2012 Sample : Pholiota lubrica Cs-134 : 780 Bq/Kg Cs-137


Fukushima rice was sold labelled as from Nagano

In this May, a rice wholesaler in Nagano sold 26 tones of rice from Fukushima and Aomori with deceptive label of the origin to be from Nagano prefecture. Police is