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Were 18 foot long thresher sharks responsible for closing a New York beach?

marine science, Natural Science, Popular Culture, Science, sharksJune 3, 2011

Earlier this week, several New York state beaches were closed due to shark sightings. Fox News’ Rick Leventhal, speaking as part of Bill Hemmer’s “America’s Newsroom” show, reported on this story, claiming that “some onlookers ID’ed them as thresher sharks, they’re estimated to be about  18 feet long”. A half-eaten seal also washed up on […]