I hope they brought a paddle.
During a storm in Komiža, on Croatia’s island of Vis, an Italian-owned yacht got untied from a dock and ended up stranded on a local beach. No one was on the yacht during the accident. The grounding was caught on camera by a bystander. Things get somewhat dramatic towards the end of the video:
I’m no expert, but I’m pretty sure this is not how you’re supposed to pull a sailboat out of the water…
Stacy Hicks of St. Helens, Oregon, filmed a video that shows a tour guide for Airboat Adventures swimming with and feeding alligators in Jean Lafitte, Louisiana. State wildlife officials are reviewing the video to determine if any wrongdoing had taken place.
A little girl demonstrates an interesting leg method for saving flooded boats. Filmed on the Mabul Island, off the south-eastern coast of Sabah, Malaysia.
Sydney Griswold filmed a herd of 16 manatees swimming around a boat at the Three Rooker Island in Florida.
Travis Twizell and his family were whale-watching off Prince Rupert, BC, Canada, when he filmed a pod of killer whales attacking sea lions. The sea lions tried to hide under and around their boat, but eventually the orcas prevailed and went in for the kill. The footage is pretty dramatic and contains strong language, so watch the video at your own discretion.
A group of penguins falling over a rope tied to a boat on a Macquarie Island beach.
A humpback whale visits anglers fishing off the coast of Langara Island, BC, Canada.
A girl gets slapped in the head (face) by a whale’s tail while whale-watching in the waters off Baja California, Mexico.