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Rare sharks on display at Dubai Aquarium


Published on May 17, 2010

Scalloped Hammerhead Sharks, among the most difficult species to be featured in aquariums, are now on display at Dubai Aquarium & Underwater Zoo. The sharks were conditioned in specialised pens from a young age in Taiwan and then grown to optimum size before the international transit was
attempted. This was then followed by a five-month acclimatisation process at the aquarium. Visitors can now view the Scalloped Hammerhead sharks in the 10 million-litre tank, along with other shark and ray species.

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