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Greg Skomal

(Photo by Dan Kitwood/Getty Images)

Local Scientist Tracks Great White Shark On Trans-Atlantic Journey

A Great White Shark is on a pretty historic journey.

03/11/2014

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)

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 (File Image)

Surprising Data Collected From Sharks Tagged Off Cape Cod

The state’s leading shark expert says he’s getting some surprising news from sharks he tagged off the coast of Cape Cod.

11/13/2012

Crews tag Genie the Great White Shark in September. (Photo Credit: OCEARCH)

Researchers Reel In, SPOT Tag 15-Foot Great White Off Cape Cod

Researchers on Cape Cod are celebrating a “monumental leap forward in the science of the great white shark.”

09/14/2012

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.

09/12/2012

Great white shark (File Image)

Researchers Get Up Close And Personal With Great White Sharks

Greg Skomal has deployed sound receivers along Cape Cod, and tagged great white sharks with transmitters so researchers know exactly when the sharks approach the shore.

08/01/2011

(Credit: Jeff Lynch)

Great White Shark Spotted Off Martha’s Vineyard

A Great White shark was spotted off the coast of Martha’s Vineyard Friday morning.

05/06/2011

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