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Establishment and progress of the airport
History of the Kansai International Airport
Environment chronology
Outline diagram for the efforts in regard to the environment

Environment considerations with the second phase
Creation of an abundant environment
Monitoring of the influence onto the environment
Environment preservation measures during the construction work
Together with the people in the surrounding area
Environment influence evaluation




Environment considerations with the second phase


Environment considerations with the second phase





In order to minimize negative environmental impact on Osaka bay and surrounding areas, the construction work for the second phase airport island is taking place with environmental monitoring, for example in regard to the water quality, creation of a fertile environment by creation of seaweed beds formations, and various measures for environment conservation during the work.


Creation of an abundant environment

Seaweed beds are formed to create a rich marine environment at Osaka bay.

Monitoring of the influence onto the environment

Environmental monitoring including measurement of water quality has been carried out during the construction work for the second phase airport island.

Environment preservation measures during the construction work

Many measures are being taken to reduce negative environmental impact during the construction of the second phase airport island.

Together with the people in the surrounding area

Communication with the people living in the area is tried in various ways to deepen the understanding of the airport construction.

Environment influence evaluation

The influence onto the environment of Osaka Bay and the surrounding areas is predicted, and evaluation is made by comparison with environment protection targets set in advance.

Creation of an abundant environment



Monitoring of the influence onto the environment