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2013-05-26 23:02:21

In View hosted by Larry King will look at various aspects of boating and cruising. Boca Raton, FL (PRWEB) May 26, 2013 Despite the recent mishaps and horror stories related to Carnival Cruise Lines, the overwhelming majority of cruises go off without a hitch, providing tens of thousands of vacationers with enjoyable and luxurious experiences each year. Across the boating industry, manufacturers have made today´s boats, from ski boats to fishing boats, to yachts to cruise ships more...

Large Humboldt Squid Invading Coastal California In Record Numbers
2013-01-07 14:52:44

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Humboldt squid have overrun the waters off the coast of Southern California, and the area´s fishermen have taken to the sea en masse–catching boatloads of the ultra-fresh calamari. One report noted a fishing boat that had caught more than 200 squid in an hour, leading the captain to return his ship to port early. “I have enough for a whole year,” John Plaziak, one of the fishermen, told the San Diego...

Fishing Boat Missing Since 2011 Tsunami Found
2012-03-25 05:31:36

A large Japanese fishing trawler that was swept away by the devastating tsunami of 2011 has been spotted off the coast of British Columbia in the western part of Canada, various media outlets reported Saturday. According to the Associated Press (AP), the 50-foot long vessel had been discovered approximately 160 miles west of Haida Gwaii, where it had been slowly drifting towards the shore. Officials had identified it as originating from Hokkaido, Japan, and rescue workers said that...

2012-01-06 14:41:57

The probability of being killed at work is 25 times higher for a coastal fisherman than for an offshore worker, according to a study from the UiS. Seafarers also run a high risk of accidents. Fifteen people died on vessels registered in Norway during 2010, figures from the Norwegian Maritime Directorate (NMD) show. Eight of these were fishermen. Although these statistics show that the number of work accidents went down in 2009-10, the total has remained at a high and stable level for...

Evidence Found Of Ancient Deep Sea Fishing By Humans
2011-11-25 09:51:37

An Australian archaeologist has discovered ancient fish bones in a cave in East Timor -- a small island country northeast of Australia in the Lesser Sunda Islands -- that contain the ancient remains of more than 38,000 fish bones from nearly 2,900 individual fish, a sign that humans may have gone deep-sea fishing as many as 42,000 years ago. Among the fish bones were those of tuna and shark, clearly brought to the cave -- called Jerimalai -- by human hands. And to back that up, the...

2011-08-19 00:00:30

It's ideal for Senior Anglers, Anglers with Disabilities and anyone who likes to hold a drink or sandwich while fishing. East Moline, IL (PRWEB) August 18, 2011 With ten thousand Baby Boomers a day turning 65 and having more time for the joys of fishing, Rock Island Equipment Company has introduced Powerfish'n, a new Hybrid Fishing Reel that gives serious anglers a unique choice -- Manual or Automatic. Like anglers of all ages, every one of the tens of millions of senior and disabled...