Over the past 2-3 years, shark attacks have become more common. Many dangerous sharks are protected species, meaning they cannot be caught and killed by fisherman. Many people believe that sharks should be killed because they are becoming more dangerous and in Western Australia, they have started culling sharks if they get to too close the shore.

Many other people believe sharks should not be culled for a variety of reasons.

Look at the images, watch the video clips and then provide detailed answers to the tasks below in a blog comment.

Describe why there has been more shark attacks recently..

Explain why some people think sharks should be culled…

Describe why many people think sharks should be left alone…

What is your opinion? Do you think sharks should be culled? Why/Why not?