Shark guide

Basking shark tail

The rear view of a basking shark (Ceterhinus maximus) feeding at the surface on plankton. Photographed in June. Cairns Of Coll, Isle of Coll, Inner Hebrides, Scotland. British Isles. North East Atlantic Ocean - Alexander Mustard/2020VISION

Shark Guide

Contrary to popular belief, sharks do live in the seas around Northern Ireland.

 In fact, we have more than 20 species! Including some of the fastest, rarest and largest in the world!

Discover the sharks, skates and rays of Northern Ireland below.