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Lake Okutama, Okutama-machi

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Lake Okutama is in Tokyo and Yamanashi Prefectures in Japan. Lying above the Ogōchi Dam, it is also known as the Ogōchi Reservoir. Lake Okutama is an important source of drinking water for Tokyo.DescriptionThe lake occupies part of the town of Okutama in Nishitama District, Tokyo and the village of Tabayama in Kitatsuru District, Yamanashi.The Taba (Tama) River feeds Lake Okutama at its western end. From the southwest, the Kosuge River also flows into the lake. The Tama River drains the lake at the eastern end. The surroundings are famous for cherry blossoms in the spring.Ogōchi Dam Dam height: 149 m Dam length: 353 m Greatest depth: 142 m Mean depth: 43.6 m Circumference when full: 45.37 km Altitude of surface when full: 526.5 m Area of surface when full: 4.25 km² Capacity: 185,400,000 m³ Completion: 1957 Displaced: 945 households; 6,000 people Died during construction: 87 people
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  • Homemade wooden pillows Prescott winter leaves have fallen, with refreshing air. Freed from the hassle when taking photos at least some people think 切ri取reta is good.
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  • Early December-to view autumn leaves about ~ Oku-Tama Drive-snow found ~ pass ~ Okutama Lake! Susukino ear-dead mountain views ~ birds of prey take ya-many waiting-sorry Eagle-不観察 today!
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  • Surprisingly said recently, is more than 50 years ago, the dam lake is in Tokyo. High water discharge side views from the top of the gum, is the best. Autumn also has advanced considerably.
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