Sandbar Shark

Carcharhinus plumbeus

Max Size
10 ft
Massachusetts to Gulf of Mexico , worldwide in warm water
Coastal and Offshore waters.

These guys are sneaky one's, they can cruise in and out never be seen. They are curious and will swim within a few feet of you, see who you are, and swim into the blue. They are considered non-aggressive and are fun to watch. They will steal a fish on the end of a spear though. They appear so quickly it is tough to get a good picture of.

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Sandbar on the 23 mile ledge
Another one on the John D. Gill


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