Matsushima

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Matsushima

(mätso͞o`shĭmä), town (1990 pop. 17,431), Miyagi prefecture, N Honshu, Japan, on Ishinomaki Bay. It is a tourist center for the hundreds of scenic pine-covered islets in the bay. One island is the site of the noted Buddhist temple of Zuiganji (founded 828).
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htm# ishikawa2) in Nanao Bay, at Matsushima Bay (Flydrographic and Oceanographic Department 2nd Regional Coastguard Headquarters, http://wwwl.
Hubbs (1915) later reported on 11 additional specimens collected by the US Fish Commission Steamer Albatross between Matsushima Bay and Sakhalin Island, and discussed variation within the species.
The river runs directly into Matsushima Bay and then into the Pacific Ocean.
Gilbert reported to Jordan that they intended to finish as rapidly as possible the work off Matsushima Bay and in Suruga and Sagami Bays, as they were pressed for time, as usual.
ABSTRACT From December 2004 to November 2006, we monitored monthly the growth and gonad development of the sea urchin Hemicentrotus pulcherrimus in relation to an algal standing crop in an Undaria pinnatifida and Saccharina japonica kelp bed in Matsushima Bay, Miyagi Prefecture, Japan.
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1965) compared Onagawa Bay, where summer mortality was negligible, to Matsushima Bay, where summer mortality events were important, and they concluded that an over-maturation of oocytes in the eutrophic Matsushima Bay leads to "physiological disorder and metabolic disturbance" of oysters.