The Myth About Bull Sharks

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Has anyone ever mis-interpreted you, viewing you in a negative light? It’s hard to change that reputation once it’s been formed in someone’s mind. That’s what happened to sharks. Some people think of them as mindless, killing machines.

Phantom Divers in Playa del Carmen are trying to change this negative perception of sharks. Their hope is when you understand sharks, you’ll want to help conserve their lives and roles in the ocean. They offer a program to learn about Bull Sharks and observe them in their natural habitat.

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P.S. If you were wondering, here’s where Playa del Carmen, Mexico is located: