Features

Finding sea monsters at the ends of the earth

Measuring a live sawfish is a moment of excitement and hope for researcher Ruth Leeney. The fishermen look on, unfazed by a sighting seemingly common in their waters.<br /> Photo by Ruth Leeney
The hammer-shaped head of a winghead shark makes it vulnerable to a range of net mesh sizes, and it is listed as Endangered by the IUCN.<br /> Photo by Ruth Leeney
Project

Seeking Madagascar’s sawfishes