Eelgrass plan would move anchor-outs toward Belvedere
A plan to protect ecologically important eelgrass beds in Richardson Bay would sharply limit where boats could drop anchor, confining them mostly to Belvedere waters. A proposed eelgrass protection plan, unveiled at last week’s Richardson Bay Regional Agency board of directors teleconference meeting, would close off a large chunk of Marin County waters, all but a small portion of the Sausalito waterfront and a portion of Belvedere waters to anchoring. Anchoring would be permitted mostly in the deeper waters off Belvedere Island where eelgrass does not grow.
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