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Japan to pitch Kobushi mountain region as UNESCO Biosphere Reserve area

Mar 8, 2018

Japan to pitch Kobushi mountain region as UNESCO Biosphere Reserve area

The Japanese National Commission for UNESCO will propose for registration as a UNESCO Biosphere Reserve area the Kobushi mountain region, which straddles Saitama and three neighboring prefectures. The commission said Wednesday it plans to submit an application in September. Whether the region will be added ...