Great White Sharks

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.


OCEARCH off the coast of Cape Cod

Researchers Begin Great White Shark Expedition Off Cape Cod

The 125-foot vessel called the OCEARCH is anchored three miles off the Chatham shoreline. They use a unique method to tag and track sharks.


Crew from OCEARCH tags a great white shark.

Shark Trackers To Tag Great Whites Off Cape Cod

The crew on the 125 foot research vessel OCEARCH travels the globe to tag great white sharks and learn about them.


A Great White shark leaps out of the water next to a tagging boat.

Cape Cod Shark Hunters Have Close Encounter With Great White

The Cape Cod Shark Hunters crew had a close encounter while tagging a shark from their boat on Friday.


(Photo Credit: WBZ-TV via AP Photo/Shelly Negrotti)

Kayaker On Close Call With Shark Off Cape Beach: ‘I Got Lucky’

Walter Szulc was brave enough to return to Nauset Beach Monday, two days after the scare of a lifetime.


(Photo Credit: WBZ-TV via AP Photo/Shelly Negrotti)

Cape Cod Beach Reopened After Shark Sighting

A popular Cape Cod beach was reopened on Sunday, one day after it had to be closed because of a shark sighting.


Great white shark off Chatham coast. (Photo credit: George Breen)

New Great White Shark Sightings On Cape Cod

No Cape Cod beaches have been closed to swimming, although officials are warning swimmers to use caution.


Photo from 2011 shark survey. (Credit: Massachusetts Department of Marine Fisheries)

Two Great White Sharks Hanging Out Off Chatham Coast

Now that the infamous bear has left Cape Cod, the area has some different wildlife to buzz about.


Chatham beach

Beachgoers Anxious Despite Constant Shark Patrols On Cape Cod

The sharks are getting close enough to shore that swimming is off limits in the evening and early morning at some beaches.


A spotter in an airplane snapped photos of the shark hunters tagging a great white.

Shark Hunters Surprised With Number Of Sightings On Cape Cod

They say they’ve seen sharks in relatively shallow water, 4-5 feet deep, and just a stone’s throw from the beach where all the people are.





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