Tag: sharks

Why are the Gulf’s tiger sharks eating backyard birds?

Ran across this cool story this morning and had to share it. Super cool! Tiger sharks are known for their voracious appetites, so researchers aren’t surprised when a big one eats something like a manatee or a sea lion. But woodpeckers, tanagers, yellow throats,…

Great white caught from Florida beach!

A Houston Chronicle story details a great white shark caught on Panama Beach, Fla. Ten years ago I wrote a story or Tide magazine fabout the presence of great whites in the Gulf and it was somewhat controversial. The latest research from OCEARCH and…