Fish and Wildlife Research Institute

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Bycatch: Bonnethead Shark

Small bonnethead sharks, Sphyma tiburo, sometimes get caught in our traps.


Image Credit: FWC



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Dolphin, or mahi-mahi, grow remarkably fast, reaching sexual maturity in just 4-5 months, and growing up to 3 feet in one year.

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