Kushiro is a port city on the eastern coast of the island of Hokkaido, which has the distinction of being one of the few reliably ice free ports during winter. Kushiro, also known as The Town of Mist, features Kushiro Marsh, a national park and Japan's largest marshland and Kushiro Tancho Nature Park, which was the first to breed tancho cranes (Japanese cranes).
Kushiro, Hokkaido Prefecture.
Kushiro is indicated by the red marker.
For a larger version of this map see: Kushiro Map
Author: Craig Fryer