September 13, 2014
TEXAS: caught a 200 pound giant squid
Fishermen Michael Belvin was returning home from a trip 100 miles off the coast of Matagorda, Texas, when he made a rare discovery.
He found a carcass of a 200-pound - 90 kilo giant squid that seems to be only the fourth sighting in Gulf waters. The sea creature measured over 10 feet long but was not fully intact.
“It looked like a white trash bag in the water, we pulled it up and it was a giant squid.