Fishing trawlers are boats designed to catch fish. They can serve as a long term base in a zombie outbreak.
- The crew should be safe from zombies, as most zombies don't have the ability to swim.
- Large storage of food, and when that runs out there is the option to fish.
- Most fishing trawlers have desalinization equipment for fresh water.
- Fishing trawlers usually contain huge fuel reserves for long trips.
- They are built to spend long periods of time at sea and are able to withstand harsh weather.
- They have cabins that can accommodate small groups.
- Pirates may attack the fishing trawler.
- Inexperienced users may suffer sea sickness and sunburns.
- The weather at sea is quite often harsh and unpredictable.
- Some fishing trawlers do not come equipped with water purifiers, in which case lack of clean drinking water will be a problem.