These pictures were all taken within 10 minutes walk of my house.
Took pictures of some flowers.
In this area, all the pine trees are being killed by a parasite. There used to be lovely forests here and a pine tree industry, but it is all gone now. It has taken little more than a decade for over a hundred kilometers along the coast to change to this.
There are a lot of unused fields in Konoura.
Getting ready for planting.
Already planted fields.
People like this ancient woman are the ones who maintain the fields.