Avid fishing enthusiasts are not only savvy experts on marine life but they also know they are usually in for an adventure every time they launch their boat.

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Of course, any time a vessel hits the lake or ocean you’re in for an adventure, that’s kind of the point, but fishermen always expect to see the unexpected.

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The hope is, nothing they see will be a negative experience like a distressed marina animal trapped by rubbish or hurt by another fisherman.

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Usually, it’s something completely awe-inspiring like seeing a pod of dolphins jumping and frolicking in the water or a massive whale in the distance spouting water from its blowhole.

You wouldn’t expect to see an animal that has no business being in the water at all, would you?

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