If something goes overboard the sooner, you mark the location the better the chances are that it can be recovered. Having a recovery marker handy and ready to deploy can give you the advantage you need to make the recovery happen. Pelican Marker recovery system the Pelican Float is a reusable buoy made of structural foamed resin and weighs only 16 oz. (453.6 g) includes over 100′ (30.5 meters) of polyethylene 225 lbs. (102 kg) test line and a 6 oz. (170 g) non-drag dispatchable anchor. The Pelican Float is hi-visibility yellow in color with day-glow rings.