The Most Dangerous Sea Creatures We Never Want to Encounter

Have you considered the likelihood of encountering one of these sea creatures?
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Next time you’re out swimming, surfing, diving and boarding in the ocean, you may want to consider the likelihood of encountering a dangerous sea creature.

There is more danger lurking around the ocean than you may be aware of. From the deadly venom of a blue-ringed octopus, to the ginormous bite of a great white shark and the powerful sting of a box jellyfish, it’s always important to be aware of your surroundings.

According to National Geographic, “each year there are about 50 to 70 confirmed shark attacks and 5 to 15 shark-attack fatalities around the world. The numbers have risen over the past several decades but not because sharks are more aggressive: Humans have simply taken to coastal waters in increasing numbers.”

Reduce your chances of stumbling upon a dangerous sea creature by educating yourself about which ones are the most dangerous and where they are commonly located.

 

The Most Dangerous Sea Creatures We Never Want to Encounter

 

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