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Mutsu

 

a bay in the central part of the Tsugaru Strait, Japan, that cuts across the northern end of the island of Honshu. Its deepest point is 58 m. Surface water temperature may reach 20°-22°C; in February, it falls to 2°-3°C. Salinity is 32.5 parts per thousand. Tides in the bay are irregularly semidiurnal and reach 0.4 m at their greatest height. Ports are Ominato and Aomori.

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In recent decades, the catch yields of ark shells have declined in many local fishing grounds in Japan, including Sendai, Nanao, and Mutsu bays.
Junichiro Miyashita, mayor of Mutsu where the construction of a temporary storage facility for spent nuclear fuel is underway, said it is contradictory to have a zero-nuclear society while maintaining reprocessing.
in Mutsu Bay when the SH-60 helicopter hit the portside of the MSDF destroyer Matsuyuki, according to the MSDF.
When Abe described Peridinium quinquecorne in 1927, he based his observations on two individuals found in marine plankton from Mutsu Bay, Japan.
Alguns dos genotipos do BGM que se mostraram suscetiveis a MFG, Condessa, Duquesa, Elstar, Gala, Galicia, Hatsuaki, Horei, Jonafree, Jonagold, Kogetsu, Lisgala, Mutsu, Odin, Pink Lady, Rainha, Summerred, Spigold e Yvette possuem parentesco direto com a Golden Delicious, confirmando este dado.
AOMORI, Japan - The Japan Coast Guard on Monday recovered a body from a sunken scallop fishing boat in Mutsu Bay off Aomori Prefecture and another three bodies from the seabed around the vessel, coast guard officials said.
Prince Harry and Mutsu Potsane, then aged four, planting a peach tree together in Lesotho in 2004.
Prince Harry with Mutsu (left) and Lintle at Mants'ase children's home and with other youngsters (below).
During his time in southern Africa, the Prince made friends with four-year-old Mutsu Potsane, who lost his parents to Aids, and met ten-month-old baby girl Liketso, who was raped by her mother's boyfriend in the belief this would cure him of Aids.
('''Joshiki' ni hisomu mutsu no ayamari,'' Ronza, March 2005.)
Harry was helped by four-year-old orphan Mutsu Potsane as they planted a peach tree which will eventually provide shade for children at the small dwelling.
(TEPCO), asked Aomori Prefecture on Wednesday for permission to set up Japan's first interim storage facility for spent nuclear fuel in the city of Mutsu by 2010.