The pond of Inokashira Park is being cleaned up right now. The organizer has drained most of the water out of the pond.
People looking at the unusual situation at Nanai Bridge.
Swan boats were kept in the pond.
- whereas regular paddle boats were relocated.
There are many things that should not be in the pond.
Here's a shopping cart.
The organizers and volunteers took all the fish out of the pond to inspect them.
They found that over 90 % of them are foreign fish.
Population of local fish have been decreasing.
There are some turtles, too.
The pond will be dried for about one month before clean water and only local plants and fish will be put back in March. Hopefully, this effort will be fruitful and the pond's environmental condition will be improved.