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post #3086 of Old 12-13-2013
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Re: Contest/Game - Identify this picture

Are the dunes a new contest picture?
If so, I guess (much to Zanshin's dismay): Tottori-sakyu Sand Dunes, located in the eastern Tottori, are the largest sand hills in Japan. They are 16 kilometers long from east to west and 2 kilometers wide from north to south. Volcanic ash from Mt. Daisen settled on the sand of the Sendai-gawa River, and the ocean winds that blew from the rough Sea of Japan formed the dunes over a period of almost 100,000 years.
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