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Great White Sharks

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

(Photo from AWSC)

Great White Shark License Plates May Soon Be Available In Mass.

Massachusetts residents may soon be able to get their hands on Great White Shark license plates.

04/25/2013

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

MA Marine Biologist Tags 14-Foot Great White In Florida

A marine biologist from Massachusetts has taken his work to Florida, where he is helping a team tag great white sharks in order to learn about their behavior.

03/03/2013

Great white shark Mary Lee tagged by OCEARCH crew off Cape Cod in 2012.

Sharks Tagged Off Cape Cod Tracked To Florida

Police asked people to stay out of the water in Jacksonville while the Great White Sharks were around.

01/09/2013

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