So we should probably be protecting them.
Sharks are incredibly important to our ocean ecosystems, plus, they are super cool. I know certain not-to-be-named-week-long television specials tend to give sharks a bad rap, but the senseless overfishing has gotta stop.
Compagno, Leonard J. V., Marc Dando, and Sarah L. Fowler. Sharks of the World. Princeton: Princeton UP, 2005. Print. http://www.amazon.com/dp/0691120722/ref=cm_sw_r_tw_dp_WB8pwb129BXGG
Allen, Thomas B. Shark Attacks: Their Causes and Avoidance. New York: Lyons, 2001. Print. http://www.amazon.com/dp/1585741744/ref=cm_sw_r_tw_dp_tk.pwb05QBXVY