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Great White Shark Spotted Off Provincetown Beach on Cape Cod

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    Dr. Greg Skomal of the Massachusetts Division of Marine Fisheries was working with the Atlantic White Shark Conservancy when he got the shark footage. (Published Wednesday, Aug. 10, 2016)

    A great white shark has been spotted off of a Provincetown beach on Cape Cod.

    According to the Atlantic White Shark Conservancy's app Sharktivity, a lifeguard at Race Point Beach spotted the shark fin about a 100 yards off shore, and a quarter of a mile from the protected beach.

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    The shark was reported heading south.