Fujisato Town

The village of Fujisato was established in 1955 from the merger of the villages of Fujikoto and Kasuge (and was promoted to a town in 1963). A quarter of the entire area of the Shirakami Mountains, which UNESCO registered  as the first World Natural Heritage Site in Japan (the other three quarters are in Aomori prefecture).

The Shirakami-sanchi World Heritage Conservation Center at Fujisato