(sô'səlē`tō), residential city (1990 pop. 7,152), Marin co., W Calif., on San Francisco Bay; inc. 1893. It is the northern terminus of the Golden Gate Bridge. The artists' colony there is a tourist attraction.
And as a former resident of Sausalito, California, I was pleased to discover that the mysterious humming below my friend's houseboat was probably a male midshipman fish "calling to passing females from the nest he's built on the bottom of the harbor.
Frances Gulland, a member of the commission and a senior scientist at the Marine Mammal Center in Sausalito, California, said,"I'm going to focus mostly on harmful algal blooms and the effects that we know they have on marine mammals.