Awajishima - Japan

Basic Information

Site Name: 

Awajishima

Site Code: 

LTER-EAP-JP-2

Country (Site Location): 

Japan

LTER Member Network: 

Contact: Site Manager: 

General Site Description: 

Awajisima (Awaji Island) is located at eastern end of the Seto Inland Sea, facing Osaka Bay. Seto Inland Sea is located in the western part of Japan and is the largest enclosed coastal sea in Japan.

UUID: 

4f97b0b2-4ba7-4aae-a765-994449f21fc2
General Characteristics, Purpose, History

Site Status: 

existing

Year Site Established: 

2006

Size : 

59 200.00ha

Purpose of Site : 

Marine biodiversity research, especially in marine macroalgae (Seaweeds).

Research Topics: 

Parameters: 

Photos
  • Our research boat called as 'Onokoro'
    Our research boat called as 'Onokoro'
Geographic

Coordinates: 

Latitude: 34.583400000000
Longitude: 135.023000000000