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Trip to Dad's Nov 26-2890 views6 commentsLaSharkHunter
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black tip shark109 viewsblack tip shark6 commentsnew2sharkfishing
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Spydude Summer 2009221 viewsmanager
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6ft 2in black tip271 viewschase
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Tampico Mexico Recon May 24th 200993 viewsmanager
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My queen of surf casting reel and rod160 viewsSeawolf
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Don't poke at sharks...REALLY!1222 viewsConrad
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Don't poke at sharks!749 viewsConrad
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Guide Wrap64 viewsblutick9
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Big Bull, Hennie Papenfuss from Big Fish Safari1207 viewsDear all,

I write to give you the details of our research expedition to the Breede River during the week January 19-25.

The purpose of the expedition was to determine whether reports of Zambezi (bull) sharks in the Breede River could be confirmed. Scientifically, confirmed reports would be extremely relevant on a global scale as this would represent the most south-westerly distribution of bull sharks in Africa.

Joining us on the expedition was Dr. Steve Lamberth and his team from MCM, Hennie Papenfuss from Big Fish Safari and a team of four from SASC. We fished for 3 days with no luck & were rewarded on the 4th day when Hennie caught a bull shark on his line. After an hour and a half struggle with the fish (during which it towed him 2.5km further upstream), Hennie managed to tire her enough to bring her close to shore for landing. Our team then brought her carefully to the shore, where we were able to collect all the required data.

We measured her, tagged her with two acoustic continuous tags and one spaghetti tag, and gathered genetic samples in order to determine whether bull sharks in the Breede River represent a distinct population from those found elsewhere in South Africa.

She is a world-record breaking shark measuring 4 metres total length, weighing in the vicinity of 550-600kg. This is the largest bull shark known to science - the previous maximum size was thought to be 3.5 metres TL. We also suspect she was heavily pregnant and may very well be using the Breede as a pupping ground. Scientifically speaking, this discovery is huge and groundbreaking.

Following the tagging, we proceeded to track her for 43 continuous hours. She spent the majority of the time in the estuary, with only a few hours in the surf zone just outside the river mouth.

To speak quite frankly, it was the most incredible experience of my life and I am so excited about the research we will continue to do. One of the major problems is acquiring the funding to continue the research, as it is vitally important we return to the Breede within the next 2 weeks to continue tracking her.
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nice cubera25 viewsbretabaker
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Simon Harmon at Moreton Island, Australia with 12.5 foot hammerhead421 viewsmanager
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Simon Harmon at Moreton Island, Australia with 12.5 foot hammerhead379 viewsmanager
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Simon Harmon at Moreton Island, Australia with 12.5 foot hammerhead259 viewsmanager
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Doug with Simon's Bull Shark562 viewsmanager
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Simon's Bull Shark495 viewsmanager
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Simon Harmon with Trophy Bull Shark480 viewsmanager
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Simon Harmon with 13'6" Tiger Shark442 viewsFor the use on the story of Simon Harrmons 13'6" Tiger Shark Capture and Release Story, Copyright 2004.
Property of Texas Shark Fishing and Christopher Deaver, All Rights Reserved.
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Rods Set Out404 viewsFor the use on the story of Simon Harrmons 13'6" Tiger Shark Capture and Release Story, Copyright 2004.
Property of Texas Shark Fishing and Christopher Deaver, All Rights Reserved.
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Terry with Big Hammer349 viewsmanager
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Oct 31 thru Nov 2 200833 viewsTroy with 3rd Shark of trip a 6ft even bull sharkLaSharkHunter
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Before great white sharks head was cut off950 viewsjohnnybravo
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Great White Shark with Head cut off1083 viewsjohnnybravo
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Making weights at an apartment245 viewssurfjunkie
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Erics bull46 viewstxredneck68
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Whiting Ready to Go!750 viewsmanager
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92 kg Giant Sand Shark - Hennie Papenfuss1003 viewsThis is quite a famous fisherman from South Africa, he has quite a few DVD's called "Big Fish Safari"
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105kg Honeycomb ray - Hennie Papenfuss1546 viewsThis is quite a famous fisherman from South Africa, he has quite a few DVD's called "Big Fish Safari"
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122 kg Giant Sand Shark - Hennie Papenfuss1317 viewsThis is quite a famous fisherman from South Africa, he has quite a few DVD's called "Big Fish Safari"
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100kg blacktip - Hennie Papenfuss1698 viewsThis is quite a famous fisherman from South Africa, he has quite a few DVD's called "Big Fish Safari"
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Making a slide trace #12383 viewswww.sealine.co.zajohnnybravo
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Making a slide trace #16306 viewswww.sealine.co.zajohnnybravo
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Eugene 841 viewswww.capetownfishing.co.zajohnnybravo
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TEX 9-6-08119 viewshen_feen1034
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Sargent 08-30-08116 viewsSlim's shark2 commentsTeen Wolf
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The 14/0...1186 viewsOne of my "new to me" 14/0s. Still need to name em!txsouthcc
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Kingfish in the water25 viewshen_feen1034
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Caracol Breach, Tampico Mexico ~ July 200836 viewsmanager
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Big Ray219 viewsmanager
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Dog Leadering the Tiger178 viewsmanager
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Kavin & Brianna85 viewsMansfield 7/2008hen_feen1034
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270 lb bluefin on a jig30 viewsbretabaker
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La Team in Cape San Blas 200889 viewsLaSharkHunter
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La Team in Cape San Blas 2008185 viewsLaSharkHunter
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La Team in Cape San Blas 2008248 viewsLaSharkHunter
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GTOJohn50 viewsSand Dollarhen_feen1034
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Kil Song Yellowfin18 viewsbretabaker
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Popping Cork Rig8103 viewsmanager
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Fish Finder Rig1734 viewsmanager
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Mongo 6'4" bull and Baby80 viewsmongo
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YFT - Tomeny Charter16 viewsbretabaker
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7' 0" Sanbar Shark235 viewsSandbar Shark Caught and Released, by David Tidwell.88gmcjimmy
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4'6" bull55 viewstxredneck68
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Side View of Mystery Shark28 viewsmanager
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Ray with first Smack ever 4-20-08 Packery76 viewshen_feen1034
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1st Arabic Shark of the Night - Wide View Shot285 viewsmanager
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prepping for a trip346 viewsbought everything @ Academyhen_feen1034
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Penn International Reels#2103 viewsLaSharkHunter
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viper rod213 viewsflying dutchman
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Shark Fishing On Crystal Beach680 viewsBig Bait Big Fish!Electric Reel
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Mongo and 6 ft. Bull Mansfield Jetty 3-29-08176 viewsmongo
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Loving Memory653 viewsCatchmans Sister
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Saragosa on left, stella on right30 viewsbretabaker
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1st Tuna, Pacific Bonita - Age 655 viewsBretsDad
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Grand Isle 2-16-200873 viewsLaSharkHunter
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