- Tiger sharks are also known for their tiger-like pattern, which fades as they get older. The life expectancy of tiger sharks is difficult to determine, but in the wild they can live up to 50 years . Also like the the great white shark, tiger sharks are one of the largest species of shark in the world.
- Humans are killing sharks at an unprecedented rate. An estimated 100 million a year are killed for meat, as byproducts of commercial fishing, pollution, and out of fear. This is causing shark populations to drastically decline in numbers. Many of us want to do more to help to stop these killings, but we don't know how.
- The tiger shark is known for the fact that she eats everything that she possibly can. It is known that the tiger shark feeds on turtles, other sharks and even whales. Tiger shark are quite common in the Bahamas. If you would like to meet one of the apex predators on a dive you might want to check out RUSHKULT for Scuba Dive trips. 4) Nurse Shark