Whale shark caught in Suez Canal

http://www.heraldsun.com.au/news/breaking-news/whale-shark-caught-in-suez-canal/story-e6frf7jx-1226055010176

12 May 2011

FISHERMEN have netted a young whale shark in Egypt’s Suez Canal in a very rare catch of one of the gentle giants in the waterway. The shark, which measured about five metres and weighed 700 kilograms, died in the fishermen’s nets.


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