Zombie Ships of West Africa

"We're in the big African Queen inflatable, cruising alongside an anchored trawler. It's more rust than metal - the ship is rotting away. The foredeck is covered in broken machinery. ...

"'Is this ship ready for fishing?' we ask. 'Yes, of course,' he looks around, gestures at the deck. He seems surprised that we would ask. We're amazed it's even floating."