This study investigated the civil consciousness on the preserved trees in Himeji city, Hyogo prefecture.
We conducted data collection in the city hall,,observed preserved trees, and examined the awareness of
citizens against the preserved trees in the central area and Syosya-zan Engyo-ji. As a result, it was revealed
that the citizens are not indifferent to the natural environment of trees, etc., they also do not have a strong
interest in it in particular. As for preserved tree system, there were some slight differences in the recog
-nition between the people who actually take care of trees and administration. People are in favor of the need
for the current system of preserved trees. However, in Japan, which is blessed with many things, people do
not recognize strongly appreciating the natural environment.