I Think Sharks Are Awesome

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    Avoid Attack -stay Out Of The Water

    Australia, where I live, has the longest coastline of any country in the world, at over 30 thousand kilometres (nearly 20 thousand miles), and more than 80 per cent of our population lives in coastal cities. Ours is an island continent.Thousands of people flock to beaches to swim...
    amberdextrous amberdextrous
    51-55, M
    2 Responses Feb 18, 2011

    Leonard The Leopard Shark

    Leonard the Leopard Shark is one of the stars at Melbourne Aquarium.  He lives with several other more aggressive species of shark, such as Hammerheads and Grey Nurse Sharks, but they all seem to get along fine, probably because they are well cared for pets.The caretakers tell...
    perseverer perseverer
    56-60, F
    2 Responses Feb 11, 2012

    Please Help Oppose This Senseless

    Slaughter Well, it has happened: the reactionary government of my home state has responded to a spate of fatal shark attacks off popular swimming and surfing beaches by hiring a professional fisher to set baited “drum lines” 100 metres from shore, and to kill any “man...
    amberdextrous amberdextrous
    51-55, M
    1 Response Feb 4, 2014
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