Great White Sharks

Shasta Orozco, writer

This week’s article is going to be about great white sharks. These animals can be pretty vicious animals and be very mean and interesting at the same time. These animals are very big with a mass of 1,500 to 2,400ibs. They can swim up to 35 mph and usually feed on Earless seal or Sea otters.  The female sharks are bigger and longer then the males. They can be found in coastal surface waters in every major ocean. Great white sharks are usually found in South Africa in the beach called “Shark Alley”. The Great white shark’s color is described as having a white belly and ranges from a pale to dark gray color. There colors make them noticeable in light parts of the water. The population is going down on sharks and there only seems to be 2,400 left. But they are decreeing in some areas. But despite their scary characteristics they usually don’t eat humans but if they feel threatened then they do protect themselves from harm.  Great White Sharks are known to be the largest predatory fish according to discovery. Great white shark’s are known to be very powerful and can be very aggressive in their home territory. These animals can be mean and known to be feared of but there just protecting themselves and there habitat.