How To Avoid A Shark Attack
Huffington Post2012-08-19: While most fans of Shark Week enjoyed sharks from the safety of home, Discovery offered a number of tips for avoiding a shark attack if you find yourself in the water. Despite the public’s fears of shark attacks, especially with the number of attacks in movies, sharks are more threatened by humans than we are by them. According to the International Shark Attack File, there were 12 deaths from unprovoked shark attacks around the world last year. File director George Burgess points out in a statement, “We’re killing 30 [million] to 70 million sharks per year in fisheries — who’s killing
Photo: Jeremy Stafford-Deitch ( Shortfin Mako). Copying forbidden.