Two years ago, the Great East Japan Earthquake of March 11, also became a major disaster in Ibaraki Prefecture.

Then, the radiation of the Fukushima nuclear power plant disaster and the problem has been ongoing, and to retention of the radiation dose, the people of the prefecture continues to have a feeling of insecurity.

"Activities supporting research activities concerning radiation issues"
Subject of research:"Studies on the diffusion of radiation and weather conditions"

We decided to activities that you want to study the weather conditions, the amount of radiation that the town in which we live or how to diffuse relatively change

Preliminary survey

Early July

Each municipal office visit

July 17

Lectures by experts in radiation

July 24

Support of research activities, such as issues related to radiation

July 29 - August 3 days

Fabrication of Geiger counter

August 10 -31

Lectures and exercises by experts in radiation measurement

August 25

Radiation measurement of each municipality

September 09 -16


October 27 -28

※1 Support and research activities concerning radiation issues
It is an effort to support the research activities concerning the Japanese nuclear radiation Culture Foundation was commissioned by the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science. Target student is a high school students learn in high school, vocational high schools across the country, was selected as the designated schools are schools that study 47 prefectures nationwide.