BOSTON (CBS) – The first great white shark of the year has been tagged off the coast of Cape Cod.

The Atlantic White Shark Conservancy spotted the 13-foot female, named Avery, off Chatham on Monday.

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Last year, 18 white sharks were tagged by Dr. Greg Skomal of the Massachusetts Division of Marine Fisheries working with Atlantic White Shark Conservancy.

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Experts will be using new technology to track the sharks this summer.