Eelgrass Management Plan

The Harbor District received partial funding from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to develop a Humboldt Bay Eelgrass Management Plan in collaboration with the project partners listed below. The Plan objectives are to:
  • Develop a multi-agency management plan with consistent goals and strategies for restoration/conservation of eelgrass habitat
  • Improve efficiency of regulatory process for projects in Humboldt Bay
  • Establish long-term conservation strategy that allows for SLR adaptation, dredging, and economic development in Humboldt Bay

Project Partner Meetings
Public Meetings


Project Partners

Humboldt Bay Harbor, Recreation, and Conservation District
Humboldt Baykeeper
California Coastal Conservancy
City of Eureka
City of Arcata
Humboldt County
Wiyot Tribe
Hog Island Oyster Company
NOAA – National Marine Fisheries Service
California Coastal Commission
California Department of Fish and Wildlife