Scientists with the Atlantic White Shark Conservancy captured graphic footage of a great white shark feasting on a seal off the coast of Chatham.
In the video posted Monday, the shark can be seen from the research boat — and from a spotter plane high above — devouring its prey as blood billows in the clear ocean water.
“Welcome to ‘Shark City’!” the video concludes.
The sighting follows a New England summer filled with shark encounters. In August, beachgoers witnessed a shark attacking a seal within feet of Nauset Beach. A few days later, a shark bit a paddle board off Marconi Beach.
Warning: The video includes some graphic images.