In , scientists discovered a new genus of rare sharks known as Glyphis sharks which not only tolerate freshwater, but are purely freshwater fish. All recent searches will be deleted. Thanks to some advice from locals, Jeremy finally caught the fish that eluded him for years. In Norway , Wade joins a fishing expedition to a deep fjord to catch one of these monstrous sharks. After several unsuccessful bites, he finally lands a true monster, but then he enters a dilemma to share this fish with the locals or let it swim away. He finds out that these giants attack when they are protecting their nests during the breeding season. Wade also tracks down a man that is familiar with the marlin.

However, Snoek do not live around Ascension Island at the time he was there, so Wade travels to South Africa, where he begins to fish in the sea around Cape Town. African tigerfish , redbreast tilapia , African sharptooth catfish , African pike , great egret , Nile crocodile African tigerfish In the Okavango River delta in Botswana , a ferry tips over. Wade starts to fish, and soon he catches a golden dorado. Wade uses a lump of dead fish as bait once in the brackish water, and gets a strong take. It took island ingenuity and some line to reel in the elusive and dangerous needlefish. Following a flock of birds, he finds a group of large predatory fish causing a commotion in the water.

Armed with only old journals and his rod, Jeremy is on a mission to discover if monsters of the past still exist. Jeremy knows the island is home to large, little-known giant mottled eel and tries to catch one in the reservoir location of one of the attacks, but comes out empty handed. Wade dives again, this time using a stick with a shiny object on the end.

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Later, at the docks, Jeremy is confused by the complete lack of sharks within the fishermen’s catch. See what happened when he visited the Animal Planet office!

Jeremy illustrates how you can use a variety of bait and lures to reel in a black bass. He hears of several other inland cases and begins to investigate. Soon, sharks show up on the scene. Jeremy recounted some of his closest call with forces beyond his control that nearly turned danger into disaster.

However, the water is too cold in the area where the first two attacks he heard about took place for crocodiles. To attain a sense of the monstrosity of the Rhizodont, Jeremy visits a massive saltwater crocodile in captivity. You normally know if there are arapaima in a lake because you see them break the surface to gulp air.


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In some cases, it’s not the fish but the location itself that becomes his greatest adversary. Travelling to Florida, Jeremy once again encounters the bull shark, a species known to swim in freshwater, which he has faced before in Australia and South Africa.

While fishing for a possible food source, Wade makes an unusual discovery. After fishing it out, Wade makes a startling discovery that could possibly explain three arapxima dying at once.

The season finale delivered about 1. Travelling all over the Zambezi, Jeremy gains access to the prohibited waters directly beneath the dam, where he finally hooks into a monster.

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Greenland sharks are estimated to live up to years, and Wade notes that some elderly greenland sharks alive today would have been swimming in the ocean at the same time as the Mayflower. They had a big fish in the net. Jeremy then comes across a story that confirms the eel’s ability to eepisode a man, but he still tries to find out if it can kill three as the story claims.

He searches for these, as well as a mysterious legend with its roots buried deep in folklore. The man claims the fish was the much-feared ” anjumara “, a wolf fish: After observing the 5-foot long eel, Jeremy concludes that the many attacks in Fiji were the work of both fish: A reference to the events of this episode monstres made in Blood Lake: In this special edition of River Monsters, extreme angler Jeremy Wade brings together the ten biggest and baddest catches of his career.

Extreme angler Jeremy Wade returns to the remote Parana river in Argentina, this time in search of epjsode toothy predator riverr is leaving behind a river of blood.

He searches for these, as well as a mysterious legend with its roots buried deep in folklore. The Gharial is an extremely rare crocodileand Wade believes that it was the culprit of the latest attack he was told about. He speared one of the fish, and was about to resurface when he ran into a large, black, big-headed fish that he had not seen or recognised. Jeremy Wade talks Recalls some experiences that left their minsters on him, like a nearly deflated boat in Australia, and survival in an area of the Great Rift Valley that is infamously known as the ‘Devil’s Cauldron’.

Apparently the man was diving to spear fish, and ran into a school of small black fish. Finding aeapaima of these fish is one thing. With no luck in reeling one specimen in with a line, he then dives deep into a murky river right in the middle of a school of young snakehead, hoping to find their murderous parents.


Numerous factors led to these creatures taking over the ecosystem and possibly growing to man-eating size, for example because of the fishermen’s ‘catch and release’ policy. XenacanthusAlligator garXiphactinusIndo-Pacific sailfishLeedsichthysWhale shark epiwode, MegapiranhaRed bellied piranhaHelicoprionPacific hagfishSpotted ratfishDunkleosteusWhite sturgeonRhizodusQueensland lungfishSaltwater Crocodile This arapaina two-hour special of “Prehistoric Terror” features new footage of Jeremy investigating prehistoric monsters and their modern episod counterparts.

Find out what it takes to catch one of these enormous beasts. A fisherman tells Jeremy episodd if he wants to learn the truth about the area he must visit a place described as a cemetery. It’s a challenge he’s been reluctant to take on … until now.

arapamia Although bull sharks can be dangerous, Wade has already dismissed sharks, because they leave a distinct crescent-like bite mark, and not a mysterious fang print.

As this goes against his previous findings on piranha behaviour, Jeremy suspects that there must be some introduced predator in the river system that is making the piranha epiisode to man-eating tendencies. With jaws like bolt cutters, the Golden Dorado is one sleek, bloodthirsty, river monster.

But how did he manage to bring up the elusive Greenland shark from a depth greater than the height of the Empire State Building? Now, he returns rivdr reports of a new predator, capable of taking pets and small children. Jeremy Wade’s hunt for a cold water killer in Alaska reveals the massive halibut as his predator.

But Jeremy willingly makes himself human bait, diving 40 feet underwater, in hopes of finding a monstets of hungry tigerfish — to prove that these giants hunt in groups like piranha. This season consisted of 7 episodes and took viewers to the River Congo and other distant locations. Wade continues fishing, and brings up a snakehead. Giant freshwater arrapaima Himantura polylepis Mekong giant catfish Pangasianodon gigas Ocellate river stingray Potamotrygon motoro Giant barb Catlocarpio siamensis.

He also find the candiru which has entered a man’s body through his urethra. Jeremy revisits some of the many scientific projects he has worked with over his career and presents new information discovered since his time with the researchers.