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Tokyo Bay

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is a bay located in the southern Kantō region of Japan, and spans the coasts of Tokyo, Kanagawa Prefecture, and Chiba Prefecture. [1]

70 relations: Air pollution, Aquaculture, Arakawa River (Kantō), Artificial island, Asia-Pacific, Azuchi–Momoyama period, Bakumatsu, Bōsō Peninsula, Black Ships, Bridge–tunnel, Cape Futtsu, Cape Sunosaki, Chiba Prefecture, Coastal artillery, Degaussing, Diluvium, Edo, Edo River, End of World War II in Asia, Erosion, Fishing, Honshu, Imperial Japanese Navy, Industrial district, Japan, Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force, Japanese Instrument of Surrender, Kanagawa Prefecture, Kantō Plain, Kantō region, Keihin region, Keiyō Industrial Zone, Land reclamation, Landsat program, Matthew C. Perry, Meiji period, Miura Peninsula, Obitsu River, Odaiba, Pacific Ocean, Perry Expedition, Plateau, Port, Port of Chiba, Port of Tokyo, Port of Yokohama, Port of Yokosuka, Sand, Sarushima, Shellfish, ..., Shoal, Shore, Sumida River, Taishō period, Tama River, Tokugawa shogunate, Tokyo, Tokyo Bay Aqua-Line, Topography, Treaty, Underwater, United States Forces Japan, Uraga Channel, Water pollution, World War II, Yōrō River, Yokohama, Yokohama Hakkeijima Sea Paradise, Yokosuka, Kanagawa, Yumenoshima. Expand index (20 more) »

Air pollution

Air pollution occurs when harmful or excessive quantities of substances including gases, particulates, and biological molecules are introduced into Earth's atmosphere.

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Aquaculture

Aquaculture (less commonly spelled aquiculture), also known as aquafarming, is the farming of fish, crustaceans, molluscs, aquatic plants, algae, and other organisms.

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Arakawa River (Kantō)

The is a long river that flows through Saitama Prefecture and Tokyo.

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Artificial island

An artificial island or man-made island is an island that has been constructed by people rather than formed by natural means.

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Asia-Pacific

Asia-Pacific or Asia Pacific (abbreviated as APAC, Asia-Pac, AsPac, APJ, JAPA or JAPAC) is the part of the world in or near the Western Pacific Ocean.

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Azuchi–Momoyama period

The is the final phase of the in Japan.

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Bakumatsu

refers to the final years of the Edo period when the Tokugawa shogunate ended.

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Bōsō Peninsula

The is a peninsula that encompasses the entirety of Chiba Prefecture on Honshu, the largest island of Japan.

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Black Ships

The Black Ships (in 黒船, kurofune, Edo-period term) was the name given to Western vessels arriving in Japan in the 16th and 19th centuries.

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Bridge–tunnel

A bridge–tunnel is a persistent, unbroken road or rail connection across water that uses a combination of bridges and tunnels, and sometimes causeways, and does not involve intermittent connections such as drawbridges or ferries.

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Cape Futtsu

is a cape located east of Tokyo Bay in Futtsu, Chiba in Japan.

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Cape Sunosaki

is a cape on the Pacific Ocean, in the city of Tateyama, Chiba Prefecture, Japan.

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Chiba Prefecture

is a prefecture of Japan located in the Kantō region, and the Greater Tokyo Area.

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Coastal artillery

Coastal artillery is the branch of the armed forces concerned with operating anti-ship artillery or fixed gun batteries in coastal fortifications.

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Degaussing

Degaussing is the process of decreasing or eliminating a remnant magnetic field.

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Diluvium

Historically, diluvium was a term in geology for superficial deposits formed by flood-like operations of water, and so contrasted with alluvium or alluvial deposits formed by slow and steady aqueous agencies.

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Edo

, also romanized as Jedo, Yedo or Yeddo, is the former name of Tokyo.

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Edo River

The is a river in the Kantō region of Japan.

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End of World War II in Asia

The end of World War II in Asia occurred on 14 and 15 August 1945, when armed forces of the Empire of Japan surrendered to the forces of the Allies.

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Erosion

In earth science, erosion is the action of surface processes (such as water flow or wind) that remove soil, rock, or dissolved material from one location on the Earth's crust, and then transport it to another location (not to be confused with weathering which involves no movement).

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Fishing

Fishing is the activity of trying to catch fish.

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Honshu

Honshu is the largest and most populous island of Japan, located south of Hokkaido across the Tsugaru Strait, north of Shikoku across the Inland Sea, and northeast of Kyushu across the Kanmon Straits.

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Imperial Japanese Navy

The Imperial Japanese Navy (IJN; Kyūjitai: 大日本帝國海軍 Shinjitai: 大日本帝国海軍 or 日本海軍 Nippon Kaigun, "Navy of the Greater Japanese Empire") was the navy of the Empire of Japan from 1868 until 1945, when it was dissolved following Japan's defeat and surrender in World War II.

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Industrial district

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Japan

Japan (日本; Nippon or Nihon; formally 日本国 or Nihon-koku, lit. "State of Japan") is a sovereign island country in East Asia.

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Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force

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Japanese Instrument of Surrender

The Japanese Instrument of Surrender was the written agreement that formalized the surrender of the Empire of Japan, marking the end of World War II.

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Kanagawa Prefecture

is a prefecture located in Kantō region of Japan.

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Kantō Plain

The is the largest plain in Japan, and is located in the Kantō region of central Honshū.

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Kantō region

The is a geographical area of Honshu, the largest island of Japan.

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Keihin region

The consists of the Japanese cities Tokyo, Kawasaki, and Yokohama.

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Keiyō Industrial Zone

, also known as the Keiyō Industrial Region, the Keiyō Industrial Area, or the Keiyō Industrial Belt, is an industrial zone on the northeastern coast of Tokyo Bay that crosses 8 cities in Chiba Prefecture, Japan.

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Land reclamation

Land reclamation, usually known as reclamation, and also known as land fill (not to be confused with a landfill), is the process of creating new land from ocean, riverbeds, or lake beds.

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Landsat program

The Landsat program is the longest-running enterprise for acquisition of satellite imagery of Earth.

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Matthew C. Perry

Matthew Calbraith Perry (April 10, 1794 – March 4, 1858) was a Commodore of the United States Navy who commanded ships in several wars, including the War of 1812 and the Mexican–American War (1846–48).

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Meiji period

The, also known as the Meiji era, is a Japanese era which extended from October 23, 1868, to July 30, 1912.

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Miura Peninsula

is a peninsula located in Kanagawa, Japan.

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Obitsu River

The is a river in Kimitsu, Kisarazu, and Sodegaura, Chiba Prefecture, Japan.

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Odaiba

is a large artificial island in Tokyo Bay, Japan, across the Rainbow Bridge from central Tokyo.

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Pacific Ocean

The Pacific Ocean is the largest and deepest of Earth's oceanic divisions.

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Perry Expedition

The Perry Expedition was a diplomatic and military expedition to Bakumatsu period Japan, involving two separate trips by warships of the United States Navy, which took place during 1853–54.

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Plateau

In geology and physical geography a plateau (or; plural plateaus or plateaux),is also called a high plain or a tableland, it is an area of a highland, usually consisting of relatively flat terrain that is raised significantly above the surrounding area, often with one or more sides with steep slopes.

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Port

A port is a maritime commercial facility which may comprise one or more wharves where ships may dock to load and discharge passengers and cargo.

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Port of Chiba

The is the largest seaport in Japan, located in Chiba Prefecture on the interior of Tokyo Bay.

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Port of Tokyo

The Port of Tokyo is one of the largest Japanese seaports and one of the largest seaports in the Pacific Ocean basin having an annual traffic capacity of around 100 million tonnes of cargo and 4,500,000 TEU's.

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Port of Yokohama

The is operated by the Port and Harbor Bureau of the City of Yokohama in Japan.

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Port of Yokosuka

The lies to the south of the Port of Yokohama on Tokyo Bay.

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Sand

Sand is a naturally occurring granular material composed of finely divided rock and mineral particles.

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Sarushima

, is a small island located off Yokosuka, Kanagawa in Japan.

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Shellfish

Shellfish is a food source and fisheries term for exoskeleton-bearing aquatic invertebrates used as food, including various species of molluscs, crustaceans, and echinoderms.

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Shoal

In oceanography, geomorphology, and earth sciences, a shoal is a natural submerged ridge, bank, or bar that consists of, or is covered by, sand or other unconsolidated material, and rises from the bed of a body of water to near the surface.

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Shore

A shore or a shoreline is the fringe of land at the edge of a large body of water, such as an ocean, sea, or lake.

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Sumida River

The is a river that flows through Tokyo, Japan.

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Taishō period

The, or Taishō era, is a period in the history of Japan dating from July 30, 1912, to December 25, 1926, coinciding with the reign of the Emperor Taishō.

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Tama River

The is a major river in Yamanashi, Kanagawa and Tokyo Prefectures on Honshū, Japan.

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Tokugawa shogunate

The Tokugawa shogunate, also known as the and the, was the last feudal Japanese military government, which existed between 1600 and 1868.

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Tokyo

, officially, is one of the 47 prefectures of Japan and has been the capital since 1869.

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Tokyo Bay Aqua-Line

The, also known as the Trans-Tokyo Bay Expressway, is an expressway that mainly made up of a bridge–tunnel combination across Tokyo Bay in Japan.

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Topography

Topography is the study of the shape and features of the surface of the Earth and other observable astronomical objects including planets, moons, and asteroids.

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Treaty

A treaty is an agreement under international law entered into by actors in international law, namely sovereign states and international organizations.

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Underwater

Underwater refers to the region below the surface of water where the water exists in a natural feature (called a body of water) such as an ocean, sea, lake, pond, or river.

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United States Forces Japan

The is an active subordinate unified command of the United States Indo-Pacific Command (USINDOPACOM).

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Uraga Channel

The is a waterway connecting Tokyo Bay to the Sagami Gulf.

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Water pollution

Water pollution is the contamination of water bodies, usually as a result of human activities.

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World War II

World War II (often abbreviated to WWII or WW2), also known as the Second World War, was a global war that lasted from 1939 to 1945, although conflicts reflecting the ideological clash between what would become the Allied and Axis blocs began earlier.

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Yōrō River

The is a river in Chiba Prefecture, Japan.

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Yokohama

, literally "Port to the side" or "Beside the port", is the second largest city in Japan by population, after Tokyo, and the most populous municipality of Japan.

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Yokohama Hakkeijima Sea Paradise

is an amusement park consisting of an aquarium, shopping mall, hotel, marina and amusement rides.

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Yokosuka, Kanagawa

is a city in Kanagawa Prefecture, Japan.

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Yumenoshima

is a district in Kōtō, Tokyo, Japan, consisting of an artificial island built using waste landfill.

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tokyo_Bay

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