But with Tideland
and The Brothers Grimm he has achieved the unusual feat of having two films competing at two of Europe's most revered autumn festivals.
It seems that the sacrificed tideland
was a nursery for the young of various species and the smaller creatures that make up the base of the Ariake's food chain.
Akiko Domoto, an internationally known environmental activist, said Monday the prefecture will present a new participatory approach to public works projects in Japan with regard to the future of a tideland
on Tokyo Bay.
Akiko Domoto said Wednesday she has canceled a project to reclaim 101 hectares of tideland
in Tokyo Bay and that the prefectural government will now focus on restoring the natural environment of the area.
Akiko Domoto repeated her pledge Friday to send a project to reclaim 101 hectares of tideland
in Tokyo Bay back to the drawing board.
After inspecting the land in question, Kawaguchi criticized the plan to reclaim part of the 1,200-hectare Sambanse tideland
off the cities of Ichikawa and Funabashi, saying the reclamation area ''has not been cut to a minimum.
The legislative step is planned at a time when environmentalists and industrialists have been at odds over such reclamation projects as ones in Isahaya Bay in Nagasaki Prefecture, Fujimae tideland
in Nagoya and Tokyo Bay's Sambanse tideland
in Chiba Prefecture.
HOUSTON -- Rock Hill Capital Group ("Rock Hill"), a Houston-based private equity firm, today announced that it has closed on a majority recapitalization of Tideland
Signal Corporation ("Tideland
" or the "Company").
Akiko Domoto said Monday she will present a revised plan in September to reclaim 101 hectares of tideland
in Tokyo Bay after hearing public opinions in two symposiums.
The local government revised the plan for the Sambanse tideland
off the cities of Ichikawa and Funabashi in consideration of nationwide activities to preserve tidelands
as well as the effects of Japan's prolonged recession, prefectural officials said.
The issue involving the 1,200-hectare Sambanse tideland
off the cities of Ichikawa and Funabashi is considered one of the main issues in the election.
The measure will be taken amid ongoing projects to reclaim major sites such as Fujimae tideland
in Aichi Prefecture, Sanbanse tideland
in Chiba Prefecture and Isahaya Bay in Nagasaki Prefecture.