By Toshiyuki Monma, Itsuo Goto, Takahisa Hayashi, Hidekiyo Tachiya, Kanju Ohsawa
This ebook summarizes the result of three years of agricultural and forestry reconstructive efforts and utilized study performed without delay within the affected parts of Fukushima following the good East Japan Earthquake. It describes speedy and potent revival equipment and applied sciences from tsunami and radiation damages, established during the collaborative efforts of researchers, scholars, neighborhood farmers, wooded area vendors, and municipalities accrued lower than the Tokyo collage of Agriculture East Japan counsel undertaking. together with 4 elements, the 1st a part of the publication presents an outline of the wear and measures taken to beat them via the neighborhood municipalities and the Tokyo collage of Agriculture. the second one half provides facts and result of agricultural restoration from the tsunami—for instance, tracking platforms, reconstruction versions, and handy, inexpensive equipment built for the recovery of tsunami-damaged paddy fields. The 3rd half specializes in restoration from radiation-contaminated farmlands and forests and consequent reputational damages. incorporated are a number of basic facts bought from box experiments and surveys, stories at the mechanism of infection, and the result of radical tracking, decontamination, and recovery ideas played at this web site. the ultimate half is a set of reflections of neighborhood farmers, woodland proprietors, and scholars who participated within the venture. the educational trials and error recorded during this booklet are a useful contribution to catastrophe administration and restoration approaches. it truly is written for a large viewers, no longer constrained to researchers and scholars, but in addition for presidency and country officers, municipalities, agricultural cooperative employees individuals, and farmers.