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Chinese Fishermen Let the Birds Do the Work [VIDEO]

These Chinese fishermen have figured out how to sit back, relax, and let their trained birds do all the fishing for them.

If you’ve ever been sitting on the bank of a river with your bobber floating by, wondering why you haven’t had a single bite, and thought that maybe there was a better way to fish…

Then you should check this out.

In the Guangxi province of China, fisherman use trained cormorants to help them catch fish from the Li river. A noose tied around the birds’ necks to stop them swallowing any fish they may catch.

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Now all they need to do is figure out how to train the birds to bring them cold beer and they will have completely conquered fishing.

I know we all love casting our line and soaking up the sunshine in the peace and quiet, but you have to hand it to these Chinese fishermen, they have found an awesome way to catch fish.

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Chinese Fishermen Let the Birds Do the Work [VIDEO]