Meet the Sharks of Cape Cod

 

Mary Lee was tagged off Cape Cod in 2012.
Mary Lee was tagged off Cape Cod in 2012.

Over the years, researchers on Cape Cod have tagged dozens of sharks, allowing their habits and movements to be tracked and studied and, sometimes, making that information public. With tagging, certain sharks have become particularly familiar, getting their own names, online profiles, and social media fanbases.

BostonGlobe.com recently took a look at the sharks that one group, the nonprofit research organization OCEARCH, has tracked near the Cape in recent years.

Read about the sharks of Cape Cod.