Symbols of Iwaki (Animated Characters)
About Iwaki City
These two animated characters are also used as symbols of Iwaki,
and can be seen at various spots around Iwaki City, and in official city publications.
This image represents the official bird of Iwaki, the seagull,
and the name is expressive of the sound the seagull makes.
This image represents the official fish of Iwaki, the mehikari "green eye",
and its name is an alteration of this Japanese word.
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