November 25, 2008

Great White Shark Washes Ashore a South Carolina Beach

(Click picture for video: WCIV-TV ABC Charleston)

Morris Island, SC - Last week, fisherman found a 13 foot Great White shark that had washed ashore on Morris Island.

The Department of Natural Marine Biologists says the shark may have starved to death or been stranded.

"They are extremely rare in this area...They're large apex predators, so there's basically not a lot of them around," DNR Marine Biologist, Josh Loefer said...
[Read Full Story Here]

Note: According to the Wilmington Star, last Friday, three other sharks washed ashore on Sunset Beach, NC. [Read Wilmington Star Story Here]

For Past Carolina Beach Today shark posts, click here

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