- GENERAL NEWS
Bear Spotted in Machida, Tokyo
13:04 JST, October 24, 2023
A bear was spotted at the Nature Factory Tokyo Machida youth facility in Machida, Tokyo on the morning of Oct. 18, Machida City has announced. The facility suspended cabin and tent stays through tomorrow.
According to the city, at around 8:00 a.m., a person strolling along the trail saw a bear approximately 90 cm in length. The bear fled into the mountains and no human casualties or damage to crops have been confirmed.
According to the Tokyo Metropolitan Government’s Bureau of Environment, there have been approximately 110 reports of bear sightings in Tokyo since April this year, including in Okutama and Hinohara.
"SOCIETY" POPULAR ARTICLE
AI-generated Child Porn Floods Japan-based Website (Update 1)
Bears Sighted in Tokyo Suburbs, Including near Mt. Takao (Update 1)
Tokyo Dips below 10 C; Temperatures Fall in Japan
Junko Ohashi, singer of ‘Silhouette Romance,’ dies at 73
X Japan Bassist Heath Dies at 55; Yoshiki Thought to Have Returned to Japan for Him
JN ACCESS RANKING
- Japan, Vietnam Trade Ministers Discuss Supply Chains, IPEF
- BOJ Ueda: Japan Increasingly Likely to Hit Inflation Target
- Stimulus Package Set to Drive Greater Govt Borrowing; Likely Effectiveness Called into Question
- Japan 2023 Food Exports Reach 1 Tril. Yen at Record Pace