About this Site

Regarding Copyright

The copyrights related to information within items including but not limited to the text, photographs, illustrations on TOHOKU Pacific Coast (henceforth referred to as “this site") shall belong to “Aomori Prefecture, Iwate Prefecture, Miyagi Prefecture, Fukushima Prefecture, Sendai City” (henceforth referred to as “these 4 prefectures and city” or the provider of said information. However, some copyrights of the images shall fall under the ownership of the author of the original work.
Reproduction without permission and use for other purposes is not permitted with the exception of purposes such as “reproduction for personal use” and “citations,” as well as what is permitted under the Copyrights Act.

Regarding Links

As a general rule, the links on this site are free, however linking from the following types of sites is not permitted.

  • Sites which violate public morals and order.
  • Sites which either violate or may viiolate law and statues.
  • Sites which either commit slander or defamation of an individual or are at risk of doing so.
  • Sites which cause misunderstandings and mistakes in the judgement of users.
  • Sites which could infringe or violate the property, honor and privacy of others.
  • In addition, those sites which are deemed inappropriate by these 4 prefectures and city.

Additionally, please refrain from having this site be displayed within a frame.

Please note that this site may change or delete contents without prior notification.


These 4 prefectures and city have taken various precautions when posting in regards to the information posted on this site, however, they do not guarantee in any way the completeness, accuracy, degree at which it is up to date, usefulness, safety, content and quality. Additionally, please note that these 4 prefectures and city will not be responsible even in cases where there were consequences due to the judgement or actions of users which were taken based on the information posted on this site.
All information posted on this site is information relevant at most to the time which it was posted, and there are cases where, without prior notification, the information posted on this site will no longer be consistent with actual conditions due to changes to names and content, or the passing of time.
There may be occasions where this site will post links to external websites. These 4 prefectures and city do not guarantee or recommend the content posted on these sites. They shall take no responsibility for content posted on these external websites.
The address for this site, including the top page may change without prior notification. Please note that these 4 prefectures and city shall take no responsibility whatsoever for any display issues or effects that may occur due to links breaking due to the address of this site changing.


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