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Meet the Sharks

These are "snippets" from chapter #3 of my book "Modern Sharking" and provides brief descriptions of many of the more common shark species encountered by recreational anglers along the East Coast and Gulf Of Mexico. Click below to see summary information of the sharks shown.

 

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Blacktip Shark

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Spinner Shark

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Spiny Dogfish

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Smooth Dogfish

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Blue Shark

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Shortfin Mako

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Sandbar Shark

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White Shark (a.k.a "great white")

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Scalloped Hammerhead

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Smooth Hammerhead

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Great Hammerhead

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Longfin Mako

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Bonnethead Shark

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Sand Tiger

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Thresher Shark

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Dusky Shark

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Lemon Shark

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Tiger Shark