The precious gift of the earth 大切な地球の宝物
Tsukasa is 10 and lives in Yanaizu, Fukushima prefecture. The writng on her picture says "A wonderful future surrounded by enormous nature. I don't want to make the earth dirty when I become an adult.
We need to look after the precious gift of the earth together."
As well as the nuclear accident of 11th March 2011, a few weeks after this drawing was made it was reported on TV that 640 tons of highly radioactive sewage waste from Koriyama had been secretly dumped near her village against the wishes of the council.Then on 29th July, a major flood hit the valley.