"The Karakuwa peninsula in Miyagi Prefecture, which was devastated by the tsunami on March 11, 2011, held an oyster-tasting event to celebrate the first oyster harvest in two years."
|The Karakuwa Coastline (source: Wikipedia)|
"Many visitors, including those from Sendai and outside the prefecture, enjoyed the taste of fresh oysters at Sunday’s event, Sankei Shimbun reported. A local tourism association spokesman said the visitors’ support gave them hope that the industry could make a full recovery."
(Source: Japan Today website)
United Methodist Church official website featured a story on relief activities in the Karakuwa area on March 24, 2011.
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