Ōtone Prefectural Natural Park

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Ōtone Prefectural Natural Park
県立大利根自然公園
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Kōzaki Jinja
Location Chiba Prefecture, Japan
Coordinates 35°54′59″N 140°30′21″E / 35.91639°N 140.50583°E / 35.91639; 140.50583Coordinates: 35°54′59″N 140°30′21″E / 35.91639°N 140.50583°E / 35.91639; 140.50583
Area 5.03 km2
Established 5 July 1935

Ōtone Prefectural Natural Park (県立大利根自然公園, Kenritsu Ōtone shizen kōen) is a Prefectural Natural Park in northern Chiba Prefecture, Japan. First designated for protection in 1935, the park's central feature is the Tone River. The park spans the municipalities of Katori and Kōzaki.[1][2] The giant camphor trees at Kōzaki Jinja (神崎神社) are a Natural Monument.[3][2]

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  1. ^ 千葉県の自然公園一覧表 [List of Natural Parks of Chiba Prefecture] (in Japanese). Chiba Prefecture. Retrieved 26 April 2012. 
  2. ^ a b 自然公園マップ [Map of Natural Parks of Chiba Prefecture] (PDF) (in Japanese). Chiba Prefecture. Retrieved 26 April 2012. 
  3. ^ 神崎の大クス [Kōzaki Giant Camphor] (in Japanese). Agency for Cultural Affairs. Retrieved 26 April 2012. 

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