Sawfish and River Sharks Multispecies Issues Paper:
Largetooth Sawfish (Pristis pristis)
Green Sawfish (Pristis zijsron)
Dwarf Sawfish (Pristis clavata)
Speartooth Shark (Glyphis glyphis)
Northern River Shark (Glyphis garricki)
The recovery plan linked to this issues paper is obtainable from: http://www.environment.gov.au/ resource/recovery‑plan‑sawfish-and-river-sharks.
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Front Cover – left to right
Largetooth Sawfish (Pristis pristis) in the Daly River (© Copyright, Richard Pillans).
Speartooth Shark (Glyphis glyphis) on boat (© Copyright, Peter Kyne).
Green Sawfish (Pristis zijsron) juvenile on a beach (© Copyright, Richard Pillans).