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by helmi
Sat Jul 07, 2012 8:07 pm
Forum: 2012 Shark Attacks and Related Incidents
Topic: 07/07/2012 Male - California - No Injury
Replies: 0
Views: 9856

07/07/2012 Male - California - No Injury

Fremont man attacked by shark near Pleasure Point By Shanna McCord, MercuryNews.com 07/07/2012 PLEASURE POINT — A Fremont man was fishing from his kayak near Pleasure Point when a 14-18-foot shark attacked the small yellow boat, leaving a large bite mark on the front end. The 52-year-old man was th...
by helmi
Wed Jun 27, 2012 6:43 pm
Forum: 2012 Shark Attacks and Related Incidents
Topic: 06/26/2012 - Male - Florida
Replies: 0
Views: 11659

06/26/2012 - Male - Florida

26-year-old Edgewater surfer suffers shark bite to foot in New Smyrna Beach waters Posted Tue, 2012-06-26 16:29 By HENRY FREDERICK Reported first by Headline Surfer / Rainy weather on this Tuesday afternoon from Tropical Storm Debby kept beachgoers away from the hard sands of New Smyrna Beach as sh...
by helmi
Wed Jun 27, 2012 6:33 pm
Forum: 2012 Shark Attacks and Related Incidents
Topic: 06/26/2012 Sage St. Clair - Hawaii
Replies: 0
Views: 12139

06/26/2012 Sage St. Clair - Hawaii

Shark bites California teen at Maui beach Posted: Jun 26, 2012 10:36 PM Updated: Jun 27, 2012 10:17 PM By Rich Meiers By Ian Scheuring KAHANA, MAUI (HawaiiNewsNow) - A California teenager was taken to the hospital Tuesday morning after a shark attacked her in shallow water at Kahana Beach on Maui. ...
by helmi
Wed Jun 20, 2012 8:57 pm
Forum: 2012 Shark Attacks and Related Incidents
Topic: 06/11/2012 Giorgio Zara - Italy
Replies: 0
Views: 10333

06/11/2012 Giorgio Zara - Italy

PROVOKED SHARK BITE Date: reported on 11. June 2012 Location: Muravera, Sardinia, Italy. Species: Blue shark ( Prionace glauca ). Size: said to be over 2 metres in length. The blue shark was found beached near the campsite Quattro Mori on the south-eastern coast of Sardinia. The source is reporting...
by helmi
Wed Jun 20, 2012 12:14 pm
Forum: 2012 Shark Attacks and Related Incidents
Topic: 06/20/2012 Martin Kane - Australia - No Injury
Replies: 0
Views: 8541

06/20/2012 Martin Kane - Australia - No Injury

Shark attacks surf ski paddler at Perth beach Simon White, WA today June 20, 2012 – 3:51PM http://sharkyear.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/06/shark-attack-paddler-perth-june2012-300x176.jpg A surf ski paddler has told of his “absolute shock” this morning when he was tipped out of his craft by a three-...
by helmi
Wed Jun 20, 2012 10:26 am
Forum: 2012 Shark Attacks and Related Incidents
Topic: 06/18/2012 Brooklyn Daniel - North Carolina
Replies: 1
Views: 13006

06/18/2012 Brooklyn Daniel - North Carolina

Shark bites child at Ocean Isle Beach Submitted by Marissa Jasek on Mon, 06/18/2012 - 11:46pm. OCEAN ISLE BEACH, NC (WWAY) -- A girl is recovering after apparently being bitten by a shark off of Ocean Isle Beach this morning. Emergency crews were called out around 11:30 a.m. Mayor Debbie Smith says...
by helmi
Wed Jun 20, 2012 10:23 am
Forum: 2012 Shark Attacks and Related Incidents
Topic: 06/15/2012 Male - Florida
Replies: 0
Views: 10049

06/15/2012 Male - Florida

Shark bites man on his calf in the Florida Keys By Cammy Clark, MiamiHerald.com A nurse shark bit a 23-year-old man on his calf Friday afternoon while he was fishing in the Florida Keys, according to Monroe County sheriff’s spokeswoman spokeswoman Becky Herrin. The man caught the shark off the dock...
by helmi
Wed Jun 20, 2012 10:16 am
Forum: 2012 Shark Attacks and Related Incidents
Topic: 06/14/2012 Jordon Garosalo - South Carolina #1
Replies: 1
Views: 14994

Re: 06/15/2012 Four People Bitten - South Carolina

Police confirm shark bites by Ryan Naquin Updated: 06.15.2012 at 5:35 PM MYRTLE BEACH -- Myrtle Beach Beach Patrol Sergeant Phillip Cain confirms that four people swimming in the ocean Thursday were bitten by sharks . "We have no confirmation on the species," said Cain. "But all four have the chara...
by helmi
Wed Jun 20, 2012 10:15 am
Forum: 2012 Shark Attacks and Related Incidents
Topic: 06/14/2012 Jordon Garosalo - South Carolina #1
Replies: 1
Views: 14994

06/14/2012 Jordon Garosalo - South Carolina #1

Beaches reopen following 4 likely shark bites Updated: Jun 15, 2012 12:59 AM MYRTLE BEACH, SC (WMBF) Police and beach patrol crews in Myrtle Beach are on alert after four people were bitten by what may have been a shark between 72nd and 82nd Avenue North. The dispatch website for Myrtle Beach Polic...
by helmi
Tue Jun 12, 2012 11:41 am
Forum: 2012 Shark Attacks and Related Incidents
Topic: 06/12/2012 Mike Higgins - Australia
Replies: 0
Views: 9532

06/12/2012 Mike Higgins - Australia

Surfer survives shark attack off Port Campbell coast By Cameron Best, Herald Sun June 13 2012 AN OCEAN Grove surfer will have a tall tale to tell after surviving a brush with a 1.5metre shark yesterday. AN OCEAN Grove surfer will have a tall tale to tell after surviving a brush with a 1.5metre shar...
by helmi
Mon May 07, 2012 3:53 am
Forum: 2012 Shark Attacks and Related Incidents
Topic: 05/06/2012 Rose McKeregh - California - No Injury
Replies: 1
Views: 9834

05/06/2012 Rose McKeregh - California - No Injury

Shark bites girl's paddleboard off Catalina Island The Associated Press, May. 06, 2012 AVALON, Calif. -- Authorities say a 15-year-old paddleboarder survived an encounter with a shark which bit her board several times off the coast of Catalina Island. The Los Angeles County Fire Department said the...
by helmi
Thu Apr 19, 2012 12:23 pm
Forum: 2012 Shark Attacks and Related Incidents
Topic: 04/19/2012 David Lilienfeld - South Africa - *** Fatal ***
Replies: 4
Views: 29776

Re: 04/19/2012 David Lilienfeld - South Africa - *** Fatal *

Shark attack victim named Chantall Presence | 19. April 2012 Western Cape police opened an inquest docket following Thursday’s fatal shark attack at Koeël Bay near Gordon's Bay. The victim was 20-year-old body boarder, David Lilienfeld. He had represented South Africa in the sport on several occasio...
by helmi
Sat Mar 31, 2012 4:46 am
Forum: 2012 Shark Attacks and Related Incidents
Topic: 04/01/2012 Peter Kurmann - Australia - *** Fatal ***
Replies: 2
Views: 23028

Re: 04/01/2012 Peter Kurmann - Australia - *** Fatal ***

Family of Western Australian shark attack victim Peter Kurmann release statement Lloyd Jones AAP March 31, 2012 6:34PM THE brother of a 33-year-old diver killed by a shark off Western Australia's southwest coast reported seeing a "dark, shark-like shape'' in the water at the time of the attack. Pet...
by helmi
Thu Sep 01, 2011 12:10 pm
Forum: 2011 Shark Attack and Related Incidents
Topic: 08/31/2011 Shane Lancaster ( Florida )
Replies: 1
Views: 8269

08/31/2011 Shane Lancaster ( Florida )

Shark Attack Posted on August 31, 2011 by Brian Nelson A 19 year old surfer was attacked by what appeared to be a shark late Wednesday morning, in the shallow surf off Crescent Beach. The St. Johns County Sheriff’s report states Shane Lancaster of Keystone Heights was in knee-deep water when he sud...
by helmi
Wed Aug 17, 2011 8:12 pm
Forum: 2011 Shark Attack and Related Incidents
Topic: 08/17/2011 Lydia Strunk ( Puerto Rico )
Replies: 2
Views: 9853

Re: 08/17/2011 Lydia Strunk ( Puerto Rico )

Tourist attacked by shark in Puerto Rico A woman on holiday in Puerto Rico was mauled by a shark in the bay of Vieques, requiring emergency surgery for wounds to the leg. 11:51PM BST 17 Aug 2011 Lydia Strunk, 27, was bitten by a shark in waters off the Puerto Rican island of Vieques, and airlifted ...