oarfish video
by Michael dEstries
Categories: Animals, Causes.

Oarfish, the longest of which can grow to 50 feet long, are incredibly elusive and rarely seen by humans. But thanks to some very lucky kayakers enjoying the waters off Baja, Mexico, we’ve all been given a glimpse of this rare sea serpent.

“During a recent Shedd Adventures trip to Baja, participants witnessed not one, but two rare oarfish in shallow waters,” reads the description on YouTube. “Here’s a video of one of their encounters released jointly with travel partner Un-Cruise Adventures.”

Check it out below.

About Michael dEstries

Michael has been blogging since 2005 on issues such as sustainability, renewable energy, philanthropy, and healthy living. He regularly contributes to a slew of publications, as well as consulting with companies looking to make an impact using the web and social media. He lives in Ithaca, NY with his family on an apple farm.

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