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We launched Sanriku Oyster reconstruction project

Calling for “Recovered Oyster owners”

→about the reconstruction support, “Oyster Owner Program”

Activity report

Currently, July 15, 2012
We have passed material to 341 Sanriku oyster farmers.
The total amount of aid materials (oyster seed, boat, rope, truck, anchor, etc) is 123,287,112yen
Thanks to oyster owners, we can work on support for Sanriku oyster farmers.

→Reports

support areas

Sponsors

■World Oyster Societyworld oyster society

Support from media press

May 27th, 2011 The project was featured in Miyane-ya on Yomiuri TV
May 24th, 2011 The project was featured on FLASH magazine (Kodansha), June 7th, 2011 edition (released on May 24th, 2011).
May 24th, 2011 The project was featured on the Asahi Shinbun news paper
May 23th, 2011 The project was featured in News Watch 9 on NHK
May 22th, 2011 The project was featured on Yomiuri Shinbun newspaper
May 19th, 2011 Phone interview with Morning Gate on FM Niigata
May 19th, 2011 The project was featured on Living Sendai
May 18th, 2011 May 18th, 2011: The project was featured in Bloomberg's domestic news as the article, “‘Miyagi Oyster’was Wiped Out by the Tsunami, Impacting Nationwide Aquaculture—Affecting France as well”
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May 18th, 2011 The project was featured in “Toward Reconstruction—Direct Support from Common People Spreading” on Ohayoh Nippon, NHK. It was also featured on NHK radio (7:20pm during news).
May 17th, 2011 The project was featured in “News Morning Satellite” as “Supporting Reconstruction through Social Fund” on TV Tokyo.
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May 12th, 2011 The project was featured in “World Business Satellite” as “Featuring Social Business.”
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May 12th, 2011 Showed up in the studio for “Love Connection,” on Tokyo FM.
May 11th, 2011 Phone interview with“Synapse” on Tokyo FM
May 6th, 2011 The project was featured in Discover Japan's June issue(p. 149)
April 28th, 2011 The project was featured in Kahoku Weekly Sendai
April 28th, 2011 The project was featured in Nikkei Shinbun newspaper (Northern Japan ver.)
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April 24th, 2011 The project was featured in Sendai Kappo's May issue (Released on May 5th) as an article, “Things We Can Do Now."
April 24th, 2011 The project was featured on “excite news.”
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April 23th, 2011 The project was featured on Kahoku Shinpo Kolnet news.
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April 21th, 2011 The project was featured on Super News, Fuji TV
April 20th, 2011 The project was featured in Minato Shinbun's newspaper
April 13th, 2011 The project was featured in Maikomi Journal
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April 5th, 2011 The project was featured in Sendai Keizai Shinbun's newspaper
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April 4th, 2011 The project was featured in Hokkaido Shinbun's newspaper.
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April 4th, 2011 The project was featured in Sankei Shinbun's newspaper.
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April 3th, 2011 The project was featured in Sankei news.
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March 30th, 2011 The project was featured in in Yahoo! News.
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March 29th, 2011 The project was featured in IT media.
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News

June 6th, 2011 Support for Hirota Bay, Iwate Prefecture
On June 6th, We provided funds for producers in Hirota Bay to buy used ships and ship parts.
June 4th, 2011 We bought oyster seeds for Akasaki, Oofunato.
June 4th: We bought oyster seeds of crassostrea nippona for a producer group in Akasaki.
May 27th, 2011 We made PDF flyers. . The flyers include an overview of the project, please print them out and distribute!
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May 22nd, 2011 As the second step of the project, we bought 1,000 sets of oyster seeds for Karakuwa, Kesen’numa on May 22nd and 23rd. We also bought them from the local area, Higashimatsushima, Miyagi.
May 19th, 2011 We sincerely apologize for the delay in sending them out. We are going to ship them from May 20th for those who applied between March 26th and April. We appreciate your patience.
May 17th, 2011 We donated 1,000,000 yen (approx. US $10,000) to Shigeatsu Hatakeyama,the CEO of “The forest is the ocean’s love” activity in Sanriku Karakuwa.
May 11th, 2011 We updated FAQs regarding the influence of Fukushima nuclear plant.
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→The environmental monitoring results of Miyagi (Link to Miyagi prefecture’s website)
→The measurement results of sea water (Released on April 28th, 2011 from Miyagi prefecture nuclear safety measure/PDF file)
May 7th and 8th, 2011 We provided oyster seeds to Masanori Hatakeyama in Sanriku Karakuwa and other groups.
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April 13th, 2011 We have been visiting producers in various areas since last week.
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April 5th, 2011 We Made a banner link for the project support
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April 2nd, 2011 Introducing encouragement from those who are supporting the project and became “Fukko oyster” owners.
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March 30th, 2011 We posted the map of oyster-producing areas affected by the Great East Japan Earthquake.
●Reports, “Affected area map”
March 26th, 2011 “First Oyster Reconstruction and Affected Area Support Conference” will be held in Grand Central Oyster Bar, Marunouchi, from 2pm. Donation boxes will be placed on that day.
March 26th, 2011 We created “Sanriku Oyster Owner System” website for this Oyster Reconstruction project.
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Project state of progress