Preliminary study on the preserved trees in the central part of Himeji city and Syosya-zan Engyo-ji in terms of civil consciousness
This study investigated the civil consciousness on the preserved trees in Himeji city, Hyogo prefecture.We conducted data collection in the city hall,,observed preserved trees, and examined the awareness ofcitizens against the preserved trees in the central area and Syosya-zan Engyo-ji. As a result, it was revealedthat the citizens are not indifferent to the natural environment of trees, etc., they also do not have a stronginterest in it in particular. As for preserved tree system, there were some slight differences in the recog-nition between the people who actually take care of trees and administration. People are in favor of the needfor the current system of preserved trees. However, in Japan, which is blessed with many things, people donot recognize strongly appreciating the natural environment.
岡山大学環境理工学部研究報告 20(1), 1-11, 2015-03