The Great White Shark

Average life span: 70 years
Diet: Carniovore
Type:Mackerel Shark
IUCN red list status: Vulnerable
Its that shark that always appears in the Jaws movie. The great white sharks are very populated throughout major oceans all over the world! Females can grow up to 16ft and weigh up to 1950 kg! A research done by amazing scientists show that the great white sharks live up to about 70 years!
Fun facts
  • They are the largest predatory fish in the world!
  • They can detect one drop of blood in 25 gallons
  • (100 liters) of water and they can sense blood from 5km away.
  • They can swim up to 24km every hour
How to deal with a Great White Shark
  • Play defensive and stay calm
  • Do not make any sudden movement
  • If deciding to fight the shark, hit the shark in the face and gills.
  • Get in defensive positions