Great White Sharks

File image of a great white shark. (Photo credit: Atlantic White Shark Conservancy/Facebook)

Cape Cod Officials Issue Great White Shark Safety Tips

Cape Cod officials are reminding visitors how to stay safe as great white sharks begin their annual return to the tourist destination.

07/04/2015

Shark detector to be deployed off South Shore (WBZ-TV)

New Equipment Will Track South Shore Great White Sharks

Shark experts are very anxious to see just how many sharks return to our waters this summer.

06/16/2015

Great White Shark (WBZ-TV)

Ocean Safari For White Sharks Off Cape Cod

Two marine conservation groups are offering a daylong ocean trip on Cape Cod.

07/31/2014

Mako shark. (WBZ-TV)

Week Of Sharks: Tracking Mako Sharks Off New England

Mako sharks are smaller and are often caught for sport, but they are also good to eat.

07/23/2014

Shark sign at Chatham store. (WBZ-TV)

Week Of Sharks: New England Cashing In On Shark Tourism

WBZ-TV’s Danielle Niles examines the booming shark business.

07/22/2014

(Photo by Dan Kitwood/Getty Images)

Great White Shark Numbers Surge Off East Coast, Researchers Say

A report that scientists are calling one of the most comprehensive studies of great white sharks finds their numbers are surging in the ocean off the Eastern U.S. and Canada after decades of decline.

06/20/2014

Betsy a 14.5 foot shark tagged by OCEARCH off Cape Cod. (OCEARCH photo)

OCEARCH Tags First Shark Of Summer Off Cape Cod

The 12 and a half foot female named Betsy was pulled up on to their research boat Thursday afternoon.

08/15/2013

OCEARCH off the coast of Cape Cod

Cape Shark Crew: Good News & Bad News; Great Whites Aren’t Biting

The great white sharks are circling off Cape Cod, but they aren’t biting. That’s both good and bad news for the Ocearch crew tracking them.

08/01/2013

OCEARCH

Researchers Prepare For Ambitious Shark Tagging Mission Off Cape Cod

Last year, they tagged two sharks. this time, they have enough equipment to tag 20 great white sharks, and special permission from the state to work closer to shore.

07/30/2013

A MA marine biologist helped tag this great white shark in Jacksonville. (Photo Courtesy OCEARCH)

Cape Cod Is Possible Breeding Ground For Great White Sharks

The team from OCEARCH worked with Massachusetts state marine biologists to put satellite tags on two great white sharks off the coast of Chatham last September.

06/19/2013

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