Due to bad films (Jaws, Meg etc) bad publicity and popular myth, sharks have an undeserved reputation. The sad truth is that humans are far more dangerous to sharks. Humans are responsible for killing well over 100 million sharks a year; a conservative estimate. Thats 0ver 190 a minute. Many sharks are now on the endangered list and facing extinction.
Sharks in comparison are responsible for less human deaths that falling coconuts. And contrary to popular belief, sharks don’t hunt humans. It is invariably mistake identity when they bite; sharks do not eat humans, they don’t even like the taste of our blood.
If you want to find out more, please visit our friends at Shark Guardian who do a wonderful job of education to help save the sharks