Plants & Animals

Discover the distinctive flora and fauna that inhabit Japan's national parks

The parks are home to many of Japan's precious endemic and endangered plants and animals. In certain regions, isolation has provided habitats for unique subspecies to thrive. Some have become Special Natural Monuments of Japan.

Hokkaido Region

Tohoku Region

Kanto Region

Hokuriku Shinetsu Region

Tokai Region

Kansai Region

Chugoku Region

Shikoku Region

Kyushu Region

Okinawa Region

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