Ishikawa Prefecture facts for kids
|Area (rank)||4,185.22 km² (35th)|
|- % water||%|
|Population (February 1, 2011)|
|- Population||1,168,929 (34th)|
|- Density||279.30 /km²|
|- Flower||Black lily (Fritillaria camtschatcensis)|
|- Tree||Hiba (Thujopsis dolabrata)|
|- Bird||Golden Eagle (Aquila chrysaetos)|
Symbol of Ishikawa Prefecture
The Noto Peninsula is in the northern part of the prefecture. The southern part is mostly of mountains.
Kanazawa is in the coastal plain.
The prefecture includes some islands in the Sea of Japan, including Notojima, Mitsukejima, Hegurajima.
National Parks are established in about 13% of the total land area of the prefecture.
Shrines and Temples
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- Ishikawa Prefectural Museum of Art
- 21st Century Museum of Contemporary Art, Kanazawa
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