Futakuchi Kyōkoku Prefectural Natural Park

Futakuchi Kyōkoku Prefectural Natural Park (県立自然公園二口峡谷, Kenritsu shizen kōen Futakuchi Kyōkoku) is a Prefectural Natural Park in western Miyagi Prefecture, Japan. First designated for protection in 1947, the park is within the municipality of Sendai. The park centres upon the valley of the Hirose River (広瀬川) and encompasses a number of waterfalls as well as Sakunami Onsen. Wildlife in the park includes the Japanese macaque and Japanese serow.[1][2]

Futakuchi Kyōkoku Prefectural Natural Park
県立自然公園二口峡谷
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Hirose River
LocationMiyagi Prefecture, Japan
Nearest citySendai
Coordinates38°16′42″N 140°31′18″E / 38.27833°N 140.52167°E / 38.27833; 140.52167Coordinates: 38°16′42″N 140°31′18″E / 38.27833°N 140.52167°E / 38.27833; 140.52167
Area92.30 km²
Established1 August 1947

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  1. ^ "Designation of the Natural Parks of Miyagi Prefecture". Miyagi Prefecture. Archived from the original on 23 March 2011. Retrieved 5 February 2012.
  2. ^ "Futakuchi Kyōkoku Prefectural Natural Park". Miyagi Prefecture. Archived from the original on 9 September 2012. Retrieved 5 February 2012.

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