Pacific Angel Shark

Mark Cantwell photographed a Pacific Angel Shark 100 feet out from the end of the Clover Point in 40-50 feet of water this past week.  It was 4-5 feet in length.  He sent the image to DFO and it is the first ever confirmed sighting of this species in Canadian waters!

 

Pacific Angel Shark off Clover Point - The first one ever sighted in Canadian waters

Pacific Angel Shark off Clover Point – The first one ever sighted in Canadian waters