Endangered Whale Shark Spotted in Gulf off Siesta Key


The whale shark at 40 feet in length is he world's largest shark, it is ALSO the world's largest fish—about three times the length of a great white SHARK.

The gentle giant which is not harmful to humans was spotted by Alexa Groat in the Gulf off of Siesta Key and her family, as they chartered a fishing boat, this past Tuesday (May 5th) to celebrate her sister's birthday, They spotted the shark near the surface of the water.

Whale Shark spotted off Siesta Key

Whale Shark spotted off Siesta Key