201907 Sawfish Research: Acoustic Tagging
Researchers discuss how sawfish go into tonic immobility while upside down, which allows minor surgery, and implanting of an acoustic pinger to track movements.
201907 Sawfish Research: Gillnet Procedure
Dr. John Carlson discusses how researchers catch juvenile smalltooth sawfish in gillnets, and continually monitor the nets.
Protecting the Smalltooth Sawfish
The smalltooth sawfish is a bizarre looking animal and an endangered species. In this video, get an intimate look at baby sawfish that are only days old, as well as a glimpse of a 17-ft long adult, and learn about the science behind protecting them.