11 Feb '12, 5pm

Living by the motto, "Mori wa Umi no Koibito" (Forests Are Lovers of the Sea), Hatakeyama has planted trees for...

Living by the motto, "Mori wa Umi no Koibito" (Forests Are Lovers of the Sea), Hatakeyama has planted trees for...

Shigeatsu Hatakeyama, 68, an oyster farmer in Kesennuma, Miyagi Prefecture, was chosen by the United Nations as one of the inaugural recipients of the organization's Forest Heroes Awards. The Forest Heroes Awards were established by the U.N. Forum on Forests to commemorate 2011 as the International Year of Forests. Living by the motto, "Mori wa Umi no Koibito" (Forests Are Lovers of the Sea), Hatakeyama has planted trees for over 20 years to protect the local marine environment. In 2009, Hatakeyama established a nonprofit organization named after this motto. The NPO's English name is the Society to Protect Forests for Oysters. He lost his mother in the Great East Japan Earthquake, as well as his cultivation facilities. However, Hatakeyama said: "I don't hold a grudge against the sea. I'll continue planting trees." Hatakeyama's motto refers to his activities to preserve the...

Full article: http://www.soshiok.com/article/17422

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