Close Encounter With Shark off Nova Scotia

Posted by Kyle Brookings on Wednesday, July 25, 2018

It is not something you want to see while fishing.

Three people, Millard Ells, Ariana Smith, and Tim Mills were in a 19-foot aluminum boat off the coast of Economy, Nova Scotia.

They had a close encounter with a great white shark.

Ells had hooked a fish, as they were pulling the fish out of the water, a shark jumped up and took the fish.

They had to cut their line.

The great white shark is notable for its size, with larger female individuals growing to 6.1 m (20 ft) in length and 1,905 kg (4,200 lb) in weight at maturity.

The Team

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