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Cormorant fishing ---鵜飼---

Cormorant fishing is one of the traditional fishing methods in Japan. They captured Ayu fishes (sweetfish) by using cormorant birds and fire at night.

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cormorant_fishing

 

Located : Katsura River, Arashiyama, Kyoto.

京都嵐山 保津川の鵜飼

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Taken on August 28, 2012