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The Bull Sharks of Playa Del Carmen

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Even at 85 feet the light was bright, reflecting off the sandy bottom. It was warm too, perfect for a mid-morning dive. Large, pregnant bull sharks were casually meandering around us in the current.¬†We planted ourselves on a thick rope … Continue reading

Playa Del Carmen Bull Shark Slaughter

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Last night I found out a long liner went to Playa Del Carmen and caught 9 Bull Sharks. I visited Playa in February of 2010 specifically to see these Bull Sharks and I have my flights booked to go back in December of 2010. The news struck a very personal cord with me on a few different levels. My first thoughts were of disbelief and sadness. I was sad because I know these particular sharks… Continue reading