HIROSHIMA (Kyodo) Hiroshima Gov. Yuzan Fujita on Thursday appealed a court order to protect Seto Inland Sea scenery by stopping a public works project in the area that served as an inspiration for the animated film “Gake no Ue no Ponyo” (“Ponyo on the Cliff).”

The Hiroshima District Court issued the injunction Oct. 1 suspending a license for the launch of a land-reclamation and bridge-building project affecting the Tomonoura district in Fukuyama, Hiroshima Prefecture.

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