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The Shiretoko Nationalpark was established in the year 1964 and covers an area of 386,33 square kilometres on Hokkaido's Shiretoko Peninsula. In the year 2005, UNESCO designated the area as a World Heritage Site.

From the Shiretoko Cape at the tip of the peninsula, a series of volcanoes run down the peninsula, including the volcanoes Rausu-dake and Iō Volcano.

 

Shiretoko Peninsula stamp sheet issued Japan 2007

Japan 2007, Shiretoko Peninsula.
The illustration is showing and areal view of the Shiretoko peninsula. 

Two stamps of the sheet shows a panoramic view from the Shiretoko Five Lakes towards Rausu-dake and another stamp is showing the Rausu-dake from the Nemuro strait. 

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