30 May '11, 1pm

Elusive Sawfish on the Razor Edge of Extinction

Elusive Sawfish on the Razor Edge of Extinction Photo credit: Animal Planet Though easily identified by it's toothy nose, or rostrum, the sawfish is an elusive and poorly understood denizen of the world's tropical rivers. It's also critically endangered and under continued threat by poaching and commercial fishing bycatch. Extreme angler, biologist, and host of Animal Planet's River Monsters , Jeremy Wade, traveled to Australia—one of the few places in the world that still has a notable population—to learn more. View the entire comment thread.

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