Shark Tagged off Nauset Inlet

ORLEANS – Researchers with the Atlantic White Shark Conservancy were kept busy in local waters again Monday, this time tagging a great white off Orleans.

State shark expert Dr. Greg Skomal tagged a 15-footer off the Nauset Inlet with an acoustic tag and a short-term PSAT tag. Researchers will now track the animal’s movements.

According to the Sharktivity App, two sharks were detected about 150 yards north of Nauset Beach on Monday.

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