[PDF] Saving the Great White Monster - Jackson School District Saving the Great White Monster page. 4. Many fishermen don’t even bother to bring the sharks back to shore. They just hack off the fins . while at sea and leave the sharks to die in the ocean. Rising Alarm. Sharks are some of Earth’s oldest creatures. Tens of millions of years ago, as . Tyrannosaurus rex. was roaring across America’s Great Plains, Saving the Great White Monster - actionlastic May 01, 2018Many wildlife groups are working to save sharks. But it hasn’t been easy. Every year, about 100 humans are bitten by sharks. People read terrifying stories about these attacks. They look at a photo of a shark—the blood-red mouth, the sharp teeth—and see only a deadly monster. But 75 million people swim in the ocean every year.