Range Of Options Studied For Preventing Shark Attacks At Cape Cod

After all is said and done, there’s no single approach that can be taken at Cape Cod National Seashore to 100 percent prevent a shark attack if you go in the water, according to consultants retained to study 27 suggested alternatives.

The Woods Hole Group, in a nearly 200-page paper, dissected the proposals. They ranged from using spotter planes and drones to physical shark barriers and reducing the population of gray seals that great white sharks feast on. READ MORE

By Kurt Repanshek

November 13th, 2019