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Shark warnings greet Huntington Beach holiday surfers, swimmers
Shark warnings greet Huntington Beach holiday surfers, swimmers

People going to Huntington Beach for the Memorial Day weekend are being greeted with signs warning swimmers and surfers to beware of sharks. Earlier this week, a Huntington Beach Police Department helicopter spotted the 6- to 10-foot sharks feeding in the water about 50 feet from the shore, police said. On Friday, lifeguards and marine researchers tagged seven of the great white sharks with transmitters to track their movements. In the last week, sharks have been spotted swimming south of Anderson Street toward Sunset Beach, Huntington Beach Marine Safety Lt. Michael Baumgartner said. The young sharks were previously spotted near Surfside Beach, just north of Anderson...

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