Turtles, fish, ospreys and rare freshwater sharks and sawfish thrive there.
Before they had passed out of sight of the girl, the sawfish turned around and for the first time headed for the skiff.
He realized that the sawfish had freed him from his dreadful jailer.
And it was to jab harpoons and spears into porpoises and manatee and sawfish, and be dragged about in their boat.
The sawfish is a ray in which the snout is elongated and edged with strong teeth.
I want to show you a splendid specimen of a saw, taken from a sawfish down in the West Indies, and sent to me.
The fish caught with this apparatus are the swordfish57 and the sawfish.
Ned and Dick were in the skiff which had been towed by the power boat, hoping to harpoon a sawfish or a shark.
Then the sawfish rolled over on its side, turning one edge of the saw toward the surface.
In fact, all of the passes and inlets of the Gulf coast are fairly alive with fishes, from the mullet to sharks and sawfish.