Great White Sharks Making Comeback On North American Coast
Great white shark numbers are increasing on the coast of Eastern North America thanks to conservation efforts.By Madison Burke | June 21, 2014
Scientists say the number of great white sharks in the ocean off the coast of Eastern North America is increasing. But, before you start reliving your "Jaws" nightmares, try not to sweat it. Scientists say this is actually a good thing.
Great whites help control the population of other species and their survival is key in keeping the oceanic ecosystem in tact. (Via National Geographic)
The animals are currently listed as vulnerable by the International Union for Conservation of Nature, meaning they will likely become endangered if the factors threatening the species do not improve.