Posted on Sep 7, 2018
Southern Marine Surveying
The hull bottom (in the picture) was most likely damaged from running aground or hitting a submerged object. Luckily no one was injured in this case and the damage can be repaired, but it could of easily turned deadly had the boat sunk. Always be aware of your surroundings and purchase a chart for the local waterways you will be operating in, so you can identify any submerged timber or shoals and stay in safely navigable waterways.