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Wrapping yachts — the answer to dealing to heavily fouled vessels that have foreign species on them?

Encapsulated yacht in Port Owen marina

Many marine organisms move around the world on the bottom of ships and yachts. This living layer is commonly referred to as hull fouling. Unfortunately, hull fouling not only increases both the drag and fuel consumption of vessels, but is also one of the major contributors to the introduction and spread of invasive species.