Savannah Woman sets Georgia State Record for Tiger SharkHelmut Nickel, Shark Year Magazine,
09. July 2012
Date: 03. June 2012
Location: Georgia, USA.
Species: Tiger shark (Galeocerdo cuvier).
Weight: 190 lbs 0 oz
The Georgia Department of Natural Resources has recently certified a new women’s state record for tiger sharks with a 190 lbs specimen caught on June 3rd. Pam Page of Savannah was the angler who reeled in the fish near Artificial Reef JY. The current Georgia Saltwater Gamefish Record in the men’s division is a 794 lbs tiger shark that was caught by Chuck Hall a long time ago (1975).
Source and Photo Credit: The Coastal Courier, Georgia Department of Natural Resources.