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Complete south shore of Nantucket closed for shark sightings

NANTUCKET, Mass. — More than one shark sightings approach swimming beaches brought on the closure of the entire south shore of Nantucket on Wednesday, officials stated.

Nantucket Harbor Master Sheila Lucey stated there had been no longer no longer as much as five shark sightings all the strategy in which throughout the day and all of them had been no longer as much as 15 feet from the shore.

The beaches closed Wednesday afternoon integrated Cisco Seaside, Surfside Seaside, Nobadeer Seaside, Miacomet Seaside, and Medaket Seaside.

Officials stated actually one of the shark sightings at Cisco Seaside used to be confirmed while the utterly different experiences from Surfside Seaside and Nobadeer Seaside had been unconfirmed fin sightings.

Lucey stated Nantucket officials are asking folks to cease fishing on swimming beaches as their bait also can very successfully be attracting sharks, The Boston Globe experiences.

The save around Cape Cod has been drawing extra immense white sharks in most unusual summers as the animals feast on a broad inhabitants of native seals.

Cisco Beach, Nantucket, Massachusetts pictured on August 7, 2021.
Nantucket Harbor Master Sheila Lucey stated fishing bait also can very successfully be attracting sharks.
Annie Wermiel/NY Post

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