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12,200 Bq/Kg from Teganuma lake Chiba

  Chiba prefecture measured radiation at 19 points of Teganuma lake (195km from Fukushima) including 2 rivers to flow into Teganuma lake. The rivers run through hotspots, and they measured

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Cesium is sinking deeper under riverbed

    Though Ministry of the Environment has been measuring cesium from upper than 5cm (1.97 inch) deep under riverbed since May 2011, researching group of Kinki university found more

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Spreading contamination of tritium

Fukushima nuclear disaster headquarter checked tritium at 51 locations (35 rivers, 13 lakes/dams, 3 cleanwater). The samples were taken from 11/15/2011 ~ 12/15/2011. As a result, tritium was measured at

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26,000 Bq/Kg of cesium from the ground soil of Niida river Minamisoma

  Ministry of the Environment measured radiation level of river and river head areas in former evacuation preparation zone of Minamisoma, Tamura, Kawauchi, Hirono and Naraha. The highest reading was

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Contamination level of river increased 10 times much as last year

Following up this article..Snowmelt will carry the radiation stocked in mountain Radiation level of rivers around Tokyo is rapidly increasing since last year, Nihon TV reported on 3/30/2012.   –

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2.52μSv/h in Kawasaki

  Highly radioactive garbage was found in a riverbed of Tamagawa Kawasaki, announced by the Keihin Office of River on 3/23/2012. It was 2.52μSv/h at 5cm away from the garbage,

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3,000,000 Bq/m2 of cesium from the dam in Fukushima

  Following up this article..Fukushima local gov is dumping radioactive mud from decontamination to Abukuma river Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology found out high level of cesium

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Contamination level is increasing in Tokyo Bay

Following up this article..Tama river fish contaminated Cesium is carried from the rivers to Tokyo Bay. Prof. Yamazaki from Kinki university measured cesium contained sea ground soil at 36 points

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Tama river fish contaminated

Having the opening season for trout and char fishing in March, each local government is measuring radiation level of fish. As the result, it turned out that fish in Tama

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340,000 Bq/kg of cesium from the dam in Fukushima

  Following up this article ..Snowmelt will carry the radiation stocked in mountain Ministry of the Environment measured radiation at 214 points of the rivers and lakes in Iwate and