Scalloped Hammerhead Shark

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Jaws of survival - the story of the Scalloped Hammerhead

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Scalloped Hammerhead Shark

Sphyrna lewini

The ocean is a big place; a huge expanse of water teeming with life. For large ocean predators like sharks, on the lookout for the next meal, this watery wonderland can surely provide plenty of food to go around. But along the urbanised coast of South East Queensland, the ocean has changed. With fishing, tourism, development and transportation booming, it has become a tough place for these secretive hunters. This is the story of the Scalloped Hammerhead Shark.

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