Fins are removed as part of the cleaning process. Subsistence fishermen catch whatever is edible, in this case, several small sharks.

Fisherman cutting off the fins of the shark

Fins are removed as part of the cleaning process. Subsistence fishermen catch whatever is edible, in this case, several small sharks.

Sandy Bay fishing shark Caribbean

Author(s)Jane Hawkey
Author CompanyIntegration and Application Network
Date Created2008-01-07
AlbumHuman > Fishing
TypePhoto
Dimensions2816 x 2112
Filesize3 MB
Number of Downloads26
Filetype(s) JPG
LicenseAttribution-ShareAlike 4.0 International (CC BY-SA 4.0)
Required AttributionJane Hawkey, Integration and Application Network (ian.umces.edu/media-library)