The Bull Shark

Apex Predator of The Ocean

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Stats:

  • Average Life Span: 16 years
  • Size: 7-11.5 ft.
  • Weight: 200-500 lbs.
  • Birth: Viviparous (born alive)
  • Family: Carcharhinidae

Interesting Facts

  • One of the few cannabalistic shark species.
  • Can live in either salt water brackish water or fresh water.
  • Known to travel upstream in rivers.
  • In the Mississippi river up to Illinois.