Kayak fisherman Joel Abrahamsson of Sweden recently concluded his three-week, 3,000-mile fishing expedition in Norway, but such a feat is not over without landing at least one world record. On September 1, Abrahamsson hooked a massive 1,247-pound Greenland shark off the coast of Andorja Island.
Shrimp Fisherman Nets Rare Goblin Shark, Released Alive
It is not unusual for shrimp fishermen in Key West to haul up strange and unusual items, but Captain Carl Moore was flabbergasted when his crew brought an 18-foot-long goblin shark aboard. According to The Miami Herald, the creature was found caught in his ship’s trawling net about 15 miles off the Florida coast last month.