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Great white shark sightings close 3 Cape Cod beaches temporarily

Great white shark sightings close 3 Cape Cod beaches temporarily

Wellfleet, MA- July 5, 2019: Signage warns beachgoers about great white sharks at the entrance to Newcomb Hollow Beach in Wellfleet, Massachusetts on Cape Cod. (Staff photo By Nicolaus Czarnecki/MediaNews Group/Boston Herald) Three Cape Cod beaches were temporarily closed to swimming Saturday afternoon after great white sharks were spotted as close as 150 feet offshore, according to the Atlantic White Shark Conservancy. The conservancy’s “Sharktivity” app confirmed the first great white shark sighting at about 1:40 p.m. Saturday off the Head of the Meadow Beach in Truro. Swimming was closed at that beach and at the Coast Guard Beach […]

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