Giant Mako Shark Attacks Swordfish In Texas Aboard “Booby Trap”

Giant Mako Shark Attacks Swordfish In Texas Aboard "Booby Trap"
All Photo And Videos Courtesy Of Booby Trap Fishing Team

Once again, the Booby Trap fishing team has posted some incredible footage from their latest fishing adventure off Texas! This time, they were rolling the GoPro cam when a  giant mako shark attacks a swordfish right under the boat. Footage like this is not only exciting, but very important in understanding the habits of the mako shark. This is by far the best mako shark video footage we have seen in a long time. Enjoy the video and the still frames posted below:

Giant Mako Shark Attacks Swordfish In Texas Aboard "Booby Trap"
This giant mako shark attack shows just how powerful and aggressive this offshore species can be.
Giant Mako Shark Attacks Swordfish In Texas Aboard "Booby Trap"
Mako attacks are quite common on the Swordfish grounds because it is one of their favorite forage species in offshore waters.
Giant Mako Shark Attacks Swordfish In Texas Aboard "Booby Trap"
Many people consider a mako shark catch to be a once in a lifetime event. For the crew of the Booby Trap, getting the footage is all they needed to make their trip!
Giant Mako Shark Attacks Swordfish In Texas Aboard "Booby Trap"
Mako shark videos have started popping up all over the internet since the introduction of the GoPro underwater HD cam.
Giant Mako Shark Attacks Swordfish In Texas Aboard "Booby Trap"
This is possibly the most exciting mako shark picture we have ever seen.
Giant Mako Shark Attacks Swordfish In Texas Aboard "Booby Trap"
Booby Trap’s mako shark video will surely be a hit around the internet this month.
Giant Mako Shark Attacks Swordfish In Texas Aboard "Booby Trap"
Mako shark video clips show the raw power and destructive potential of this lethal offshore species. These sharks are very smart, and pose very little threat to humans because they can recognize that they are not valued food items.
Giant Mako Shark Attacks Swordfish In Texas Aboard "Booby Trap"
Underwater mako shark videos put the spectator in a direct line of sight with this scary looking pelagic species.
Giant Mako Shark Attacks Swordfish In Texas Aboard "Booby Trap"
If you are looking for incredible footage of a giant mako, youtube is the way to go.
Giant Mako Shark Attacks Swordfish In Texas Aboard "Booby Trap"
This monster mako shark was on a mission, unfortunately for the poor swordfish.
Giant Mako Shark Attacks Swordfish In Texas Aboard "Booby Trap"
People who video shark attacks on swordfish are very lucky, as this is often a once in a lifetime experience.
Giant Mako Shark Attacks Swordfish In Texas Aboard "Booby Trap"
This is the view you never want to see when encountering a giant mako shark in the deep blue sea.
Giant Mako Shark Attacks Swordfish In Texas Aboard "Booby Trap"
Mako shark catch rates have increased over the last few years as more and more anglers are daytime swordfishing.

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