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This site provides identification cards and factsheets  to help you recognize sharks, skates and rays.
Click on the sharkatag logo below for more information about the event. 
It is possible to register for this event on this website. 

In this 'best practice handling code' you find all the information to guarantee a safe release and best survival chances of these fish.

Few people know that those beautiful sharks, skates and rays also exist in The English Channel and the southern North Sea. Do you want to experience what it's like to catch a shark, skate or ray? These angling charters would love to take you out fishing on the North Sea.

And did you catch a shark, skate or ray, or an other special catch? Then please join Sportvisserij Nederland and IMARES with the research of their distibution and population.  

Report your catch through the capture form.
Recaptures of tagged sharks, skates, rays and special catches are being rewarded!

Here you can find an update of the latest catches. 



Starry smooth-hound  (Mustelus asterias)



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