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The Sharks Are Good For Business; A Great White Plan

CAPE COD - It turns out dorsal fins are job creators. Cape officials and business owners say the publicity from shark sightings is boosting revenue this summer: "Anything that brings people to town is good for tourism, and the sharks are bringing people to town." [Boston Globe]

SOUTH WELLFLEET - Is that a dorsal fin, or are you just happy to see us? Outer Cape beachgoers and lifeguards now have a marine animal picture book available to help them identify sea life, along with a "shark witness questionnaire" and new warning signs, all part of several shark strategies post-great white attack. [Cape Cod Times]