Kōnotori (Oriental storks, a natural monument of Japan) were released in nature in September 2005 and the chicks were observed growing in nature first time in 46 years in July 2007. The city is working on the project to re-establish wild nature in the village, which involves grand efforts unprecedented progress anywhere in the world.
Agriculture, forestry, fisheries and tourism are the major industries. Especially for the tourism, there are the well-known Kinosaki Hot Springs, one of the best in Western Japan Kannabe Highland ski resort, Little Tokyo of Tanba and Izushi Castle town etc., and more than 4 million tourists visit us annually. In addition, Izushi-yaki (pottery) and leather bags are our local industry and our bags are one of the four major products in Japan.


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