Oga Quasi-National Park
|Oga Quasi-National Park|
IUCN category V (protected landscape/seascape)
Mount Kanpū (355 m)
|Nearest city||Oga, Akita Prefecture, Japan|
|Established||15 May 1973|
|Governing body||Akita prefectural government |
Oga Quasi-National Park (男鹿国定公園 Oga Kokutei Kōen?) is a quasi-national park on the Oga Peninsula, in Akita Prefecture, in far northwestern Japan. The park is wholly within the city of Oga. It is rated a protected landscape (category V) according to the IUCN.
The area was designated a quasi-national park on May 15, 1973.
Like all quasi-national parks in Japan, the park is managed by the local prefectural government, in this case, that of Akita prefecture.
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