NAVARRE, Fla. (WKRG) — Beachgoers enjoying the sunset at the Navarre Beach pier Wednesday night spotted a tiger shark in the water.
Photographer Darnell Nash posted these photos Thursday on Facebook.
Tiger sharks are a native species to Florida waters. FWC says they are common throughout Florida and occurs worldwide in tropical and warm-temperate waters. Tiger sharks are found in a variety of habitats including river mouths, shallow bays, and open ocean.
FWC also says Tiger sharks are prohibited from commercial or recreational harvest in Florida state waters.