After attacks, shark fishing ban mulled

...punished for the rare shark attacks, but local officials in Oak Island want a shark fishing ban to limit the food supply for sharks close to shore - at least...swimmers by attracting sharks."Until we get some...would not" stop allowing shark fishing, Thomes said...
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Surfing champ, shark wrestler: 'I haven't got a scratch on me'

...of his days, about how he fought off a shark with his bare hands during a surfing competition...Dundee-style Aussie. He's the real thing: his shark-wrestling exploits were broadcast live...trauma right now."To walk away from a shark attack with not a scratch on you - it is...
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Man bitten by shark on Outer Banks is 7th this summer critical risk of dying.Shark experts say the recent spate...record-breaking numbers of shark bites might be related to an...usual, said Chuck Bangley, a shark researcher at East Carolina...this summer, which attracts sharks. There have also been reports...
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Three-time surf champ fights off shark during South Africa competition

...Knocked off his board by an attacking shark, three-time world champion Mick Fanning...The Australian surfer was struck by the shark from behind and knocked into the water...defend himself and turned to punch the shark in the back."I saw it taking my board...
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Photos: USS Juneau

...Naval Battle of Guadalcanal on Nov. 13, 1942. Out of the nearly 700 crewmembers on board, only around 100 men made it off the ship, and only ten men survived the open sea and shark attacks to later be picked up the U.S.S. Ballard.
Infographic: Catch of the year glut of salmon, this year's near-record catch is worth less than last year's near-average one. It's as if a shark has taken a bite out of the market.Market bitesFishermen caught much more salmon this year than last, but each fish was worth...
Injured seal pup ends road to recovery with North Douglas release

...she was underweight.According to Werner and a log kept by SeaLife staff, the pup - now named Helicoprion (a prehistoric shark on display at the SeaLife Center this summer) - was dewormed, had her wounds cleaned and was fed a fish formula.She regained...
Off the Beaten Path: Watch out, Iliamna Lake Monster, here I come

...the lake. He thinks it's likely sleeper sharks adapted to living in freshwater."Sleeper sharks surprise me all the time," Wright said over...been more and more documentation of sleeper sharks killing sea lions and other fast moving large...
Sort'em out Saturday: 'Bama faces greatest playoff pressure

...which teams are truly playoff contenders.MARQUEE MATCHUPSNo. 3 Mississippi (minus 7 1/2) at No. 25 FloridaRebels Land Shark D could be doing the chomping against the Gators ... OLE MISS 31-13.No. 6 Notre Dame (pick'em) at No. 12 ClemsonIrish...
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Man catches shark in Cook Inlet

...he hooked into the shark. Salmon sharks have a reputation...Vargo's salmon shark is "right out of...average, salmon sharks found in Alaska are...look like other sharks." Goldman said the salmon shark is considered Alaska's...


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