Cisco, the Great White Shark, Swims Into Delaware Bay for Memorial Day Weekend
>The shark is one of the few white sharks tagged by OCEARCH researchers
As folks flock to the Jersey Shore and Delaware beaches this Memorial Day weekend, a great white shark has joined them.
According to the non-profit shark-tracking group OCEARCH, Cisco — weighing around 362 pounds and measuring 8-feet, 7-inches — pinged around 4 a.m. Friday at the mouth of the Delaware Bay, slightly closer to Lewes, Delaware than Cape May, New Jersey.
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In the past month the immature shark — one of the few male white sharks tagged by the research group — has made its way up from off the coast of the Outer Banks in North Carolina to the Delaware Bay. He was originally tagged off the coast of Nantucket, Massachusetts in October and named for a nearby beach and brewery, OCEARCH said.
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