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by alb
Tue Aug 24, 2010 3:41 pm
Forum: 2010 Shark Attack Related Incidents
Topic: 08/02/2010 Kimberly Presser ( Florida )
Replies: 3
Views: 13792

Re: 08/02/2010 Kimberly Presser ( Florida )

Shippensburg University professor recovering from shark bite By MARCUS RAUHUT Staff writer kimberly_presser.jpg Back on the beach: Her arm in a sling, Kimberly Presser returned to the Florida shore... (Courtesy) Math professor Kimberly Presser doesn't expect many students to notice the shark bite on...
by alb
Mon Aug 23, 2010 8:45 pm
Forum: 2010 Shark Attack Related Incidents
Topic: 08/05/2010 Judy Fischman ( Florida ) No Injury
Replies: 0
Views: 5882

08/05/2010 Judy Fischman ( Florida ) No Injury

'This is bad': Florida woman tells how she slugged shark to swim another day NEW SMYRNA BEACH — Judy Fischman knows a shark tail when she sees one. And the last time she saw one, it left her with quite a shark tale. Fischman considers herself lucky to be alive after a shark swam under her and lifte...
by alb
Sat Aug 21, 2010 8:55 am
Forum: 1970 - 1979 Shark Attack and Related Incidents
Topic: 1975/07/26 Gary Grace - Australia -
Replies: 0
Views: 6104

1975/07/26 Gary Grace - Australia -

Coast shark attack relived MICK Grace will never forget the day he saw his brother almost bitten in half by a shark at Maroochydore beach. As Western Australia’s surfing community mourns the victim of a fatal shark attack this week, Mick recalled the day his brother was almost taken by a white point...
by alb
Thu Aug 19, 2010 9:29 am
Forum: 2010 Shark Attack Related Incidents
Topic: 08/18/2010 Seth Shorten ( Florida )
Replies: 2
Views: 9309

Re: 08/18/2010 Seth Shorten ( Florida )

Gainesville boy bitten by shark near Crescent Beach The shark left six bite marks on the bottom of the 10-year-old's foot and three or four on the top. seth_shorten.jpg Seth Shorten By Cindy Swirko Staff Writer Two weeks ago, 10-year-old Seth Shorten of Gainesville was watching the Discovery Channel...
by alb
Tue Aug 17, 2010 11:55 am
Forum: 2010 Shark Attack Related Incidents
Topic: 08/17/2010 Nicholas Edwards ( Australia ) *** Fatal ***
Replies: 5
Views: 20470

Re: 08/17/2010 Nicholas Edwards ( Australia ) *** Fatal ***

Seals may have lured killer shark to surfer Nicolas Perpitch, Tony Barrass From:The Australian August 18, 2010 12:00AM A POD of seals is thought to have lured a massive shark towards Nicholas Edwards, a fly-in, fly-out mine worker enjoying an early-morning wave. The shark was lured just minutes befo...
by alb
Tue Aug 17, 2010 11:50 am
Forum: 2010 Shark Attack Related Incidents
Topic: 08/17/2010 Nicholas Edwards ( Australia ) *** Fatal ***
Replies: 5
Views: 20470

Re: 08/17/2010 Nicholas Edwards ( Australia ) *** Fatal ***

Surfer Bleeds to Death After Grisly Shark Attack Off Australian Coast The family of a surfer fatally mauled on Tuesday by a shark off the coast of Western Australia spoke out after learning of his death. Nick Edwards, 31, bled to death after being attacked about 8:15 a.m. local time at South Point i...
by alb
Tue Aug 17, 2010 9:35 am
Forum: 2010 Shark Attack Related Incidents
Topic: 08/17/2010 Nicholas Edwards ( Australia ) *** Fatal ***
Replies: 5
Views: 20470

Re: 08/17/2010 Nicholas Edwards ( Australia ) *** Fatal ***

Surfer killed by shark in Western Australia nicholas-edwards_2.jpg Channel 9 identified the shark attack victim as Nicholas Edwards, of Busselton, south of Perth. Picture: Channel 9 Source: HWT Image Library nicholas_edwards_1.jpg Senior Constable Ross Bartley with the surfboard that was snapped in ...
by alb
Mon Aug 16, 2010 11:01 pm
Forum: 2010 Shark Attack Related Incidents
Topic: 08/17/2010 Nicholas Edwards ( Australia ) *** Fatal ***
Replies: 5
Views: 20470

Re: 08/17/2010 Nicholas Edwards ( Australia ) *** Fatal ***

Surfer dies after shark attack gracetown-8-17-10.jpg Fatal attack: South Point, left, near Gracetown, right. (Google Maps) Police say the man was surfing south of South Point when he was attacked at about 8:15am WSDT. He received some treatment on the beach and was rushed to hospital but died shortl...
by alb
Mon Aug 16, 2010 10:57 pm
Forum: 2010 Shark Attack Related Incidents
Topic: 08/17/2010 Nicholas Edwards ( Australia ) *** Fatal ***
Replies: 5
Views: 20470

08/17/2010 Nicholas Edwards ( Australia ) *** Fatal ***

Australian surfer dead after shark attack A surfer has died after being attacked by a large shark in Australia's Margaret River area. Police and the RAC helicopter were dispatched to a beach south of Cowaramup Bay in the Gracetown area this morning. Police have confirmed the man has died from his in...
by alb
Mon Aug 16, 2010 6:59 pm
Forum: 2010 Shark Attack Related Incidents
Topic: 08/14/2010 Adam Coca ( California ) No Injury
Replies: 0
Views: 7027

08/14/2010 Adam Coca ( California ) No Injury

Kayaker knocked off boat, comes face to face with great white shark near Pigeon Point By Allen Bushnel newsroom@santacruzsentinel.com PIGEON POINT -- A 45-year-old kayak fisherman from Pinole angling near Pigeon Point on Saturday came face-to-face with the biggest fish of his life -- a great white s...
by alb
Sun Aug 15, 2010 10:44 pm
Forum: 2010 Shark Attack Related Incidents
Topic: 02/16/2010 Michal du Plessis ( South Africa )
Replies: 2
Views: 10472

Re: 02/16/2010 Michal du Plessis ( South Africa )

Shark Attack Victom Back In The Water Remember that shark attack back in February in East London? we tend to get all carried away in these gnarly situations, the word spreads like wildfire across the surfing universe, and then it all kind of fades away from the public eye. So we decided to follow up...
by alb
Mon Aug 09, 2010 2:37 pm
Forum: 2010 Shark Attack Related Incidents
Topic: 08/07/2010 Josh Clement ( North Carolina )
Replies: 0
Views: 7071

08/07/2010 Josh Clement ( North Carolina )

Wilmington surfer: "I kicked a shark. That's when he bit me" josh_clement_2.jpg Source: Josh Clement josh_clement_1.jpg Source: Josh Clement FIGURE EIGHT ISLAND, NC (WECT) - A man from Wilmington was surfing Saturday afternoon, when he got a little to close to a shark. Josh Clement tells WECT.com th...
by alb
Sun Aug 08, 2010 7:59 pm
Forum: 2010 Shark Attack Related Incidents
Topic: 08/02/2010 Duane Strosaker ( California ) No Injury
Replies: 1
Views: 8703

Re: 08/02/2010 Duane Strosaker ( California ) No Injury

By Duane Strosaker On Monday, August 2, shortly after 7:00AM, I launched my sea kayak from Gaviota State Beach in Southern California to cross to three oil rigs, Heritage, Harmony, and Hondo. I was crossing to all 23 oil rigs in Southern California to raise awareness of them after the oil rig disast...
by alb
Fri Aug 06, 2010 7:48 am
Forum: 1969 and Earlier Shark Attack Incidents
Topic: 1936/07/25 Joseph Troy Jr - Massachusetts -
Replies: 1
Views: 10584

1936/07/25 Joseph Troy Jr - Massachusetts -

Mattapoisett was site of last fatal shark attack in Bay State: 1936 Martin Smith remembers July 25, 1936, as a fine summer Saturday, warm and clear. The tranquility was soon shattered. Smith, 13 at the time, had just finished lunch when he heard a commotion at the beach near his family's summer cott...
by alb
Tue Aug 03, 2010 6:02 pm
Forum: 2010 Shark Attack Related Incidents
Topic: 08/02/2010 Kimberly Presser ( Florida )
Replies: 3
Views: 13792

Re: 08/02/2010 Kimberly Presser ( Florida )

Pennsylvania woman recalls terror of shark attack at Mickler's Landing She received 150 stitches for bite on left arm kimberly_presser.jpg Provided by Presser family Kimberly Presser underwent surgery to clean and close the wound from a shark bite on her arm. She was swimming with family at Mickler'...