After several shark sightings last summer, officials are brainstorming ways to keep Massachusetts beaches open and safer in the future.
A 20-foot shark was spotted just a few hundred feet off of Nauset Beach on Friday.
Officials in Chatham have closed all eastern, open ocean-facing beaches because of increased reports from fishermen of sharks nearby.
An experienced West Newbury fisherman thought he’d seen everything on the water, until a 14-foot long shark slammed into his boat on the North Shore.
A family out fishing Wednesday captured video of a great white shark feasting on a seal off Chatham.
Shark sightings have been common this year, but not where this one was spotted.