Originally Posted by dhays
What is worse for me is seeing a rib floating in a slip along with an unused boat. The ribs slowly grow grass and barnacles, rain fills them up so they are barely floating on the surface, and everything is covered with PNW green. We have one of those a couple slips down from me.
We had one (inflatable) a few years ago that sat at the dinghy dock all season. It had filled up with water (and algae) for so long by the end of the season there were tadpoles and small fish swimming INSIDE the boat.