Caption: Gray reef shark (Carcharhinus amblyrhynchos) swimming in open water, trailing a fishing line from a hook embedded in its lower jaw. The grey reef shark is a common shark on reefs in the tropical Indo-Pacific region, and it is hunted throughout much of its range. Filmed in Palau.

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Keywords: animal, biological, biology, blue water, bycatch, carcharhinus amblyrhynchos, commercial fishing, escape, fish, fishing, fishing gear, foul hooked, gray reef shark, hook, line, long-lining, marine, palau, predator, shark, shark sanctuary, shoal, shoaling, swimming, the one that got away, tropical, tropics, underwater, wildlife

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Grey reef shark with fishing line

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