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National Parks and Quasi-National Parks in Japan including active volcanoes

 



*: active volcanoes that are continuously monitored by JMA.
: active volcanoes that are researched with emphasis by several universities and/or NIED (MEXT).
*: active volcanoes included in Geoparks (as of Jun., 2017)
*: active volcanoes included in World Heritage sites (as of Jun., 2017)

National Parks
Shiretoko Shiretoko Io Dake*, Rausu Dake*, Tencho Zan*
Akan Meakan Dake*, Oakan Dake, Atosanupuri*, Mashu
Daisetsu Zan Daisetsu (Taisetsu) Zan*, Tokachi Dake*, Maruyama (Higashi Taisetsu Maruyama)
Rishiri-Rebun-Sarobetsu Rishiri Zan
Shikotsu-Toya Yotei Zan, Tarumae (Tarumai) San (including Fuppushi Dake)*, Eniwa Dake, Usu Zan**, Kuttara (Noboribetsu)*
Towada-Hachimantai Hakkoda San (Kita Hakkoda)*, Towada*, Hachimantai, Akita Yakeyama*, Iwate San*, Akita Komagatake*
Bandai-Asahi Azuma Yama*, Adatara Yama*, Bandai San**
Oze Hiuchigatake
Nikko Nikko Shirane San*, Takahara Yama, Nasu Dake*, Nantai San
Joshin'etsu Kogen Kusatsu Shirane San*, Asama Yama**
Myoko-Togakushi Renzan Niigata Yakeyama*, Myoko San
Fuji-Hakone-Izu Fuji San**, Hakone Yama**, Izu Tobu**, Izu Oshima**, Toshima, Niijima*, Kozu Shima*, Miyake Jima*, Mikura Jima, Hachijo Jima*, Aogashima*
Ogasawara Nishinoshima*
Chubu Sangaku Midagahara (Tateyama)**, Yakedake*, Akandana Yama, Norikura Dake*, (Washiba-Kumonotaira)
Hakusan Hakusan**
Daisen-Oki Sanbe San
Aso-Kuju Aso San**, Kuju San*, Yufu Dake, Tsurumi Dake-Garan Dake*
Saikai Fukue
Unzen-Amakusa Unzen Dake**
Kirishima-Kinko Wan Kirishima Yama**, Sakurajima**, Kaimon Dake, Ikeda-Yamagawa
Yakushima Kuchinoerabu Jima*
Quasi-national Parks
Niseko-Shakotan-Otaru Kaigan Niseko Onuma Hokkaido Komagatake*
Shimokita Hanto Osore Zan* Tsugaru Iwaki San*
Chokai Chokai San** Kurikoma Kurikoma Yama**, Naruko
Zao Zao Zan* Yatsugatake-Chushin Kogen Yokodake (Kita Yatsugatake)
Kitanagato Kaigan Abu  
Prefectural Natural Parks
Matsumae-Yagoshi
Oshima Oshima Esan Esan*
Tadami-Yanaizu Numazawa Ontake / Ontake San Ontake San* (Park names are different between Nagano and Gifu Prefs.)
Tokara Retto Kuchinoshima, Nakanoshima, Suwanose Jima*  
Prefectural Parks not based on the law about natural parks
Haruna Park Haruna San Akagi Park Akagi San
Other active volcano (except Northern Territories and submarine volcanoes)
 Izu Torishima,  Io To*,  Yonemaru-Sumiyoshi Ike,  Satsuma Io Jima**,  Io Torishima

Definition of active volcanoes: Volcanoes which have erupted within the past 10,000 years or with vigorous fumarolic activity.

*: active volcanoes that are continuously monitored by JMA.
: active volcanoes that are researched with emphasis by several universities and/or NIED (MEXT).
( ): another name or unrecognized volcano to be active now, though there are geologic or documented records within the past 10,000 years or vigorous fumarolic activity.
*: active volcanoes included in Geoparks (as of Jun., 2017)
*: active volcanoes included in World Heritage sites (as of Jun., 2017)


Volcanic Warnings (JMA: Japan Meteorological Agency) 

Database on Volcanic Hazard Maps (NIED: National Research Institute for Earth Science and Disaster Prevention)


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