Funabashi fishing port is only one fishing port which work full-scale in the deep inside of Tokyo bay.
Long ago Southern part of funabashi prospered as fishermen's town.
But lot of fishermen got off their fishing boat for the development of the bay, in the rapid economy groth of nation after world war 2.
Fishermen remained are still taking fish and clam, and caluture raising Nori(sea weeds).
Especialy "Funabashi-Nori" has execllent quallity.
Because it is caluture raised by the traditional technique in the precious shallow remained in tokyo bay.
Funabashi fishing port is close to large shopping centers, bay side hotels, and two high ways.
Those fishing boats are go to waterway to the bay through the water gate.
In the photo above you can ses nets with long wooden bar.
Thoes are net for catch clam( short-neck clam).
Next time, I will introduce you out side of water gate.