Is it safe to dive with tiger sharks?

What do you do if you see a tiger shark while scuba diving?

If you see a shark while Scuba diving consider the following tips.

  1. Remain calm and stay with your dive buddy. …
  2. Maintain a respectful distance. …
  3. Prey swims away rapidly…. …
  4. Swim toward it. …
  5. Do not spear fish without safety precautions and training.

Can you free dive with tiger sharks?

This makes free diving an ideal way to interact with some incredible animals. I have been lucky enough to freedive with 8 different species of sharks in Bimini, including great hammerheads, bull, and tiger sharks. … The other hammerheads we regularly see come close all the time, but this moment was really special.

What eats a tiger shark?

Killer whales and humans are both predators of adult tiger sharks. Killer whales are larger in size and weight than tiger sharks allowing them to overwhelm these fish. Humans capture baby and adult tiger sharks in commercial fishing nets and kill them for their skin, liver oil, and cartilage.

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