Listen: Lucky Roland in conversation with shark scientist Dr Charlie Huveneers
So much speculation, so much conjecture.
2020 has seen a rise in shark interactions along the Eastern Seaboard and a corresponding rise in media interest too. Sharks are, once again, a talking point. Yet for all the discourse there are very few answers; the ratio of words to solutions remains frustratingly skewed, and the men in the grey suits remain as mysterious as ever.
Which is one reason why this conversation between podcaster Roland Davies - AKA Lucky Roland - and Dr Charlie Huveneers is worth a listen. The good doctor puts to bed a few of the recurring myths about sharks while cautiously offering hope for some solutions. Shark research is moving slowly, but it is moving. Listen to his thoughts on electric mitigation devices and new neoprenes for instance
Ol' Rols is an average punter so the language is layman. It's only 45 minutes long so click in for a listen.