Size: Narrow sawfish can grow to a maximum size of 470 cm.
Diet: They eat prawns, squid and fish.
Fisheries: Commercial trawl, gill net and long line fisheries. Recreational line fishery and bait collection using small mesh cast nets and seine nets. Indigenous net and harpoon fishing. Foreign illegal gill net and line fishing.
Utilisation: Meat and fins; rostrum trophy collectors.
GoC commercial shark fisher untangling the mesh
off the rostrum of a mature narrow sawfish
before the animal was tagged and released alive.