Great white shark jumping attack. Cape Town, South Africa. Funny thing, I Just made some crab cakes while watching the movie "Jaws". I sit myself down to enjoy the dish, login to Pinterest off to the side, and the first post I see is this. HA!
Photographing great white sharks for 20 years gives Chris and Monique Fallows front row seats on the amazing behavior and secrets of formidable predators few people see. In this post they share ten of their favorite images of great whites and describe the electric moment when each was made, when conditions came together for a photographic capture of an awesome predator.
New Facts on Great White Shark Population We are so pleased to announce that our regional population estimate of great white sharks using dorsal fin identification has been published on PLOS ONE! Click http://www.sharkwatchsa.com/projects/great-white-shark-population/ for our fun infographic detailing the results! Thank you to Marine Dynamics for making this possible!
Interesting Facts About Great White Sharks for Kids
White Sharks - [Carcharodon carcharias] also known as the great white, white pointer, white shark, or white death, is a species of large lamniform shark which can be found in the coastal surface waters of all the major oceans. The great white shark is mainly known for its size, with the largest individuals known to have approached or exceeded 6 m (20 ft) in length, and 2,268 kg (5,000 lb) in weight. This shark reaches its maturity around 15 years of age and can have a life span of over 30…