Shirakami-Sanchi is a forest park in the mountains of northern Honshu which contains a virgin cool-temperate forest of Siebold's beech trees once common in northern Honshu. The forest is home to black bears, serow and 87 species of birds. Shirakami-Sanchi is a UNESCO World Heritage Site under the 'Shirakami-Sanchi' listing.
, Akita Prefecture.
SHIRAKAMI-SANCHI AKITA MAP
Shirakami-Sanchi Akita is indicated by the red marker.
Author: Craig Fryer