Fishermen at Rossaveal have landed a rare breed of deep water shark this week. The sharpback shark was caught by the crew of trawler ‘The Fragrant Cloud’ and skipper Colin Reynolds immediately notified Sea Fisheries Protection Agency (SFPA) officer Siubhán Ní Churraidhín. “I collect all the ‘funny stuff’ at Rossaveal,” said Ms Ní Churraidhín, who photographed the fish and sent the pictures to Dr Declan Quigley, the SFPA’s rare fish expert…
The Galway independent, 22/02/12. Read the article ‘Rare shark caught at Rossaveal‘.