AWSC: Nine Foot White Shark Found Dead on Truro Beach

Researchers heading to Truro...
Male white shark that was found on a Truro beach today (Cooper DeNyse photo via AWSC)

From the Atlantic White Shark Conservancy:

The Atlantic White Shark Conservancy received a call this morning about a dead male white shark in Truro, estimated to be about 9 feet.

Researchers from the Massachusetts Division of Marine Fisheries and National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) have been called to come in and take samples.

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