Nauset Beach Closed Temporarily after Shark Sighting

ORLEANS – Nauset Public Beach in Orleans was temporarily closed this afternoon after a great white shark sighting.

According to the Atlantic White Shark Conservancy’s Sharktivity app, the shark was spotted around 3 p.m. about 100 yards from shore at Trail 3 on Nauset Beach South. The shark was traveling north.

The beach was closed to swimming for an hour, pending any further sightings.

For the latest shark alerts, download the Sharktivity app.

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