Nagano Prefectur

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Nagano Prefecture
Japanese transcription(s)
 • Japanese 長野県
 • Rōmaji Nagano-ken
Offeecial logo o Nagano Prefecture
Location of Nagano Prefecture
Kintra Japan
Region Chūbu
Island Honshu
Caipital Nagano
 • Govrenor Shuichi Abe
 • Total 13,585.22 km2 (5,245.28 sq mi)
Aurie rank 4t
Population (February 1, 2011)
 • Tot 2,148,425
 • Rank 16t
 • Density 158.14/km2 (409.6/sq mi)
ISO 3166 code JP-20
Destricts 14
Municipalities 77
Tree White birk (Betula platyphylla var. japonica)
Bird Rock ptarmigan (Lagopus muta)

Nagano Prefectur (長野県, Nagano-ken) is a prefectur o Japan locatit in the Chūbu region o the eilan o Honshu.[1] The caipital is the ceety o Nagano.[2] Due tae the fouth o muntain ranges in this aurie, the land available for fowk stayin is relatively leemitit.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Nussbaum, Louis-Frédéric. (2005). "Nagano prefecture" in Japan Encyclopedia, p. 682 at Google Books; "Chūbu" at p. 126 at Google Books
  2. Nussbaum, "Nagano" at p. 682 at Google Books