The San'in Kaigan Geopark received an approval to become a member of the Global Geoparks Network.
Muneharu Nakagai, the chairman of the San'in Kaigan Geopark made the comment as follws:

It gives me great pleasure to know that the San'in Kaigan Geopark has been designated membership into the Global Geoparks Network.

This has been an achievement of the collaborative efforts between the local people and the local administration for international recognition, and it has allowed us to reflect upon our region with pride.

From here on, we will continue to strengthen the unity of the San'in Kaigan Geopark and promote quality activities that live up to the Global Geopark title.

I am extremely grateful to everyone who has granted their efforts and cooperation towards this designation. Thank you.

Muneharu Nakagai
San'in Kaigan Geopark Promotion Council
Mayor of Toyooka City, Japan

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