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[VIDEO] Great White Sharks Feed On Whale In Santa Barbara Channel

Minke Whale Carcass Provides Meal For Three Great Whites and a Dozen Blue Sharks


Tuesday, October 1, 2013

On September 29, passengers aboard an Island Packers tour boat headed back to the Ventura Harbor after a day on Santa Cruz Island were witness to a rare and gruesome sight: three, full-grown great white sharks — accompanied by around 12 blue sharks — feeding on a Minke whale carcass floating in the Santa Barbara Channel. Check out the photo and video above and below. (Photo credit: Josh Mead) (Video credit: Andrea Mills)

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