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All data is as of June 17, 2024.

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SHIMIZU NORIO
Associate Professor
Affiliation Hiroshima University Museum
Discipline Museology
Academic Degrees Hiroshima University Doctor of Agriculture
Hiroshima University Master
Research Fields Complex systems; Cultural assets study and museology; Cultural assets study and museology
Research Keywords Giant Salamander / Natural monument / Endangered species / Air-breathing fishes / Andamia tetradactyla / Terrestrial Spawning / fish fauna / Diving survey / Line census / Tideland
Comments When I was a student, I studied the life history of the fish Andamia tetradactyla that invaded the land in the field of Kuchinoerabu Island, Kagoshima Prefecture for 7 years. NHK Science Program Creatures Earth Travel, TBS Live Animal Wonders! , NHK science program Darwin came, etc., shooting cooperation and appearance. In addition to surveys of shallow-sea fish fauna in the Tokara Islands (Kagoshima Prefecture) and the Seto Inland Sea (Hiroshima Prefecture), we are also conducting research on the ecology and distribution of the near-threatened mudskipper.
Since 2011, we have been conducting ecological research that contributes to the conservation of the national special natural monument, the giant salamander, in collaboration with local residents and local governments.
In particular, we promote the "Higashi-Hiroshima (Kamo Plateau) Ecomuseum Concept", which regards local resources such as giant salamanders as "exhibits" and considers the entire area as a museum, and carries out activities aimed at achieving both regio
Although our museum is very small , we are working hard with the aim of shining museum . We are waiting for the visit of young people , which aims to curator .
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Past media appearances International conference “Pinafore Blennies”Fish out of Water, TV ONTARIO「The Global Family」 TV ONTARIO「The Global Family」
Topic Living Organism/Plants and Animals
Studies on Amphibia
SDGs 4 Quality education 11 Sustainable cities and communities 14 Life below water 15 Life on land 17 Partnerships for the goals
Educational Programs [Master's Program] Graduate School of Humanities and Social Sciences : Division of Humanities and Social Sciences : Integrated Arts and Human Sciences Program
[Doctoral Program] Graduate School of Humanities and Social Sciences : Division of Humanities and Social Sciences : Integrated Arts and Human Sciences Program
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