Bob Harrigan - Hammerhead rips apart a tarpon
HONOLULU (AP) — The National Marine Fisheries Service is listing four distinct populations of a hammerhead shark species as threatened and endangered under the Endangered Species Act.
MANATEE COUNTY, Fla. -- Some local fisherman competing in a tarpon tournament didn't get the winning catch, but got some scary video instead.
VENICE, Fla. – It’s no secret that some large sharks roam the Gulf waters off the Suncoast. But an angler’s recent encounter with an estimated 12-foot long hammerhead in Venice resulted in an incredible turn of events that was caught on video.
ABC 7 Sarasota - It has been quite a week with area anglers catching some interesting sites with their cell phones and rods and reels along the Suncoast.
ISLAMORADA, Fla. (AP) — Fabien Cousteau comes from a famous family of filmmakers, advocates and ocean explorers, and now he's added to their legacy of sea stories a 31-day expedition at an underwater laboratory in the Florida Keys. Here are five things to know about Cousteau's "Mission 31," which ended Wednesday.
SARASOTA - A million dollar drug trafficking operation is out of business in Sarasota, and those allegedly running it are behind bars. Sarasota Police have released the results of Operation Hammerhead, a six-month long investigation into a marijuana distribution ring.
BRADENTON, Fla. – The Bradenton Marauders kick off a six game home stand on Sunday, June 22, and continues through Friday, June 27. The game on June 22 begins at 5:00p.m. with gates opening at 4:00 p.m. The game on Tuesday, June 24 begins at10:30 a.m. with gates opening at 9:30 a.m. All other week night games begin at 6:30 p.m. with gates opening at 5:30 p.m.