06/02/2011 01:05 pm ET Updated Aug 02, 2011

Shark Watchers Circle Cupsogue Beach In Westhampton

Local shark enthusiasts and New York media outlets set their sights on Cupsogue Beach Wednesday, as several sharks could still be spotted off the shoreline.

The sharks, which have been identified as basking sharks, made their first appearance Tuesday afternoon in the waters off Westhampton Beach.

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