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Cape Cod, Massachusetts / Sharks / Seals #1062595

NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Aug 06, 2013
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(Studio: Lester Holt) Report introduced.

(Chatham, Massachusetts: Katy Tur) The gathering of great white sharks off Cape Cod, Massachusetts, where they come to feed on seals, featured; scenes shown of people watching seals at Chatham, seals on Monomoy†† Island, OCEARCH†† researchers tagging sharks; animation shown of the journey of the shark Mary Lee††; details given of calls for a review of the Marine Mammal Protection Act in hopes of thinning the seal population. [Tourist “ALEXA,” WOMAN – comment.] [Fisherman Bill AMARU††- says the problem is too many seals.]

Holt, Lester;
Tur, Katy

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