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What kind of fishing did I see

I was in the Chesapeake last Sunday and saw a couple of sport fishing boats towing something that looked like a big half circle behind the boat.
It had a flag at each end and about a dozen lines running from the boat to the circle in the water.

What were they doing?
Kind of fish?
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sounds like they where using a planer board. it normal is uses to get the lines way out to the side of the boat
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