. Culling is considered cruel and torturous because we are
evading or intruding their habits. Killing white sharks species does not guarantee the safety of
humans. Rather, it increases the level of panic and fear to the tourist and citizens in general.
Therefore, culling should be stopped to safeguard international acts and agreements,
conservation and science, as well as, safety of employees, surfers and swimmers. The
government has not been effective in managing the issue because of the claims that killing the
fish does not justify safety of the swimmers and surfers. The policy seems ineffective following
statistics that the number of attacks since two years ago has remained the same. According to the
research in Hawaii, killing or culling white sharks does not work because of the breeding
maturity of the white sharks. Also, the government seemed ineffective in implementing the
policy and termed it as futile because of deteriorating efforts in culling white sharks. The
government takes action only during after the death of its citizen and not as a progressive
Also, the government is ineffective in managing the issue because of the methods that are
used in culling white sharks. The methods seem inclusive rather than specializing on one species.
According to WASC, The drum lines are destructive to the extent of threatening other harmless
marine mammals’ species such as dolphins and turtles. Therefore, the government should find
new ways and methods of culling sharks. The methods used has been considered ineffective,
unscientific and cruel. Public opinions have shown a negative attitude toward the government in
handling the issue of shark attacks. The government should learn several lessons from the current
opposition of the public opinion.