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by helmi
Thu Jun 16, 2011 4:26 am
Forum: 2011 Shark Attack and Related Incidents
Topic: 06/15/2011 Eddy Auber ( Reunion Island ) ***Fatal***
Replies: 1
Views: 15122

06/15/2011 Eddy Auber ( Reunion Island ) ***Fatal***

Eddy Auber (31) was killed in a shark attack while bodyboarding at Ti'Boucan (Boucan Canot, Reunion Island). The incident occurred shortly before 6 pm, less than 200 metres from shore. Several bite marks were found on his body. SOURCE: Un bodyboarder dévoré par des requins publié le 16 juin 2011 htt...
by helmi
Wed Jun 08, 2011 12:12 pm
Forum: 2011 Shark Attack and Related Incidents
Topic: 06/06/2011 Jhon Jairo James ( Colombia )
Replies: 0
Views: 5408

06/06/2011 Jhon Jairo James ( Colombia )

Jhon Jairo James (24) was bitten by a shark while he was fishing (spearfishing?) near Albuquerque Cay ( ca. 25 nautical miles from San Andres Island, Caribbean Sea, Colombia ). He suffered injuries to his right hand and forearm. Source: Se recupera pescador atacado por tiburón en Alburquerque Lunes,...
by helmi
Tue Jun 07, 2011 8:30 pm
Forum: 2011 Shark Attack and Related Incidents
Topic: 06/06/2011 Alan McIntosh ( Florida )
Replies: 1
Views: 8162

Re: 06/06/2011 Alan McIntosh ( Florida )

Shark bites 19-year-old Orlando man in New Smyrna Beach By Ludmilla Lelis, Orlando Sentinel 2:37 p.m. EDT, June 7, 2011 NEW SMYRNA BEACH — An Orlando teenager suffered a small puncture wound from a shark bite Monday, beach officials said. Alan McIntosh, 19, was wading in knee-deep water near the 27...
by helmi
Tue Jun 07, 2011 11:23 am
Forum: 2011 Shark Attack and Related Incidents
Topic: 06/06/2011 Alan McIntosh ( Florida )
Replies: 1
Views: 8162

06/06/2011 Alan McIntosh ( Florida )

Posted on Tuesday, 06.07.11 Orlando teen nipped by shark in New Smyrna Beach The Associated Press NEW SMYRNA BEACH, Fla. -- The Volusia County Beach Patrol says an Orlando teen was nipped by a shark while wading in knee-deep water in New Smyrna Beach. The 19-year-old suffered what authorities called...
by helmi
Wed Jun 01, 2011 5:16 am
Forum: 2011 Shark Attack and Related Incidents
Topic: 02/23/2011 Jean-Luc Majele ( New Caledonia )
Replies: 0
Views: 4979

02/23/2011 Jean-Luc Majele ( New Caledonia )

Jean-Luc Majele (21) was attacked by a shark while spearfishing at Ouvéa (Loyalty Islands Province of New Caledonia). He suffered injuries to his left arm. The victim was unable to determine the shark species. According to the local scientist Eric Clua, the shark involved was most likely a small (< ...
by helmi
Tue May 31, 2011 4:41 am
Forum: 2011 Shark Attack and Related Incidents
Topic: 05/29/2011 Clinton Nelson ( South Africa ) No Injury
Replies: 0
Views: 4970

05/29/2011 Clinton Nelson ( South Africa ) No Injury

Warning following shark incident 18:32 (GMT+2), Mon, 30 May 2011 PLETTENBERG BAY NEWS - A warning is issued for bathers, surfers and paddlers to exercise caution along the Plettenberg Bay coastline. This warning follows an incident yesterday afternoon where a surfer had his surfboard nudged (pushed...
by helmi
Fri May 27, 2011 3:37 am
Forum: 2011 Shark Attack and Related Incidents
Topic: 05/25/2011 Theresa Fernandez ( Hawaii ) No Injury
Replies: 1
Views: 7140

Re: 05/25/2011 Theresa Fernandez ( Hawaii ) No Injury

Experts say tiger shark responsible for attack Posted: May 26, 2011 10:33 PM Updated: May 27, 2011 6:47 AM By Brooks Baehr. http://khnl.images.worldnow.com/images/14734850_BG3.jpg Alayna DeBina and Theresa Fernandez. KAILUA-KONA (HawaiiNewsNow) – Experts in Hawaii and Florida agree, the shark that ...
by helmi
Wed May 25, 2011 7:04 am
Forum: 2011 Shark Attack and Related Incidents
Topic: 05/23/2011 Nathan ? ( New Caledonia ) *** Fatal ***
Replies: 1
Views: 10577

Re: 05/23/2011 Nathan ? ( New Caledonia ) *** Fatal ***

UPDATE May 25th 2011 : French text translated via online translator : Nathan was killed by a tiger shark According to examinations of the victim, a tiger shark was behind the attack last Saturday in Koumac. After the fatal shark attack which claimed the lives of Nathan, age 15, this weekend in Kouma...
by helmi
Mon May 23, 2011 11:49 am
Forum: 2011 Shark Attack and Related Incidents
Topic: 05/22/2011 Alaina DeBina ( Hawaii ) No Injury
Replies: 1
Views: 7047

05/22/2011 Alaina DeBina ( Hawaii ) No Injury

Kailua-Kona grandmother talks about encounter with 16-foot shark Posted: May 23, 2011 5:27 AM Updated: May 23, 2011 9:45 AM http://khnl.images.worldnow.com/images/14694514_BG1.jpg By Minna Sugimoto KAILUA-KONA (HawaiiNewsNow) - A Big Island woman is counting her blessings after surviving a shark at...
by helmi
Thu Feb 17, 2011 8:02 pm
Forum: 2011 Shark Attack and Related Incidents
Topic: 02/17/2011 Peter Clarkson ( Australia ) *** Fatal ***
Replies: 2
Views: 20364

Re: 02/17/2011 Peter Clarkson ( Australia ) *** Fatal ***

Divers stunned by double shark attack 2011/02/18 Colleagues of an abalone diver who was taken by two great white sharks off South Australia's Eyre Peninsula yesterday say they are shocked by the attack. http://www.abc.net.au/reslib/201102/r720859_5725251.jpg Peter Clarkson, who was killed by sharks...
by helmi
Mon Feb 14, 2011 8:04 am
Forum: 2011 Shark Attack and Related Incidents
Topic: 02/13/2011 Male ( Australia )
Replies: 0
Views: 5749

02/13/2011 Male ( Australia )

Fisherman's shark catch bites back at Noosa * Brooke Baskin * From: The Courier-Mail * February 14, 2011 10:09AM IT was a case of the catch of the day fighting back. An angler at Noosa was rushed to Noosa Hospital by ambulance yesterday after he was bitten on the calf by a small shark. The man was ...
by helmi
Fri Feb 04, 2011 9:07 pm
Forum: 2011 Shark Attack and Related Incidents
Topic: 02/04/2011 Porfirio Lugo Camacho ( Mexico )
Replies: 0
Views: 6341

02/04/2011 Porfirio Lugo Camacho ( Mexico )

Porfirio Lugo Camacho ( crew-member of the vessel "Ricardo Astorga" ) was bitten by a shark on his left foot while he was fishing near the Revillagigedo Archipelago. The incident occurred about 310 nautical miles (558 kilometers) west-southwest of Clarion Island. SOURCE: Shark attacks another fisher...
by helmi
Fri Feb 04, 2011 2:46 pm
Forum: 2011 Shark Attack and Related Incidents
Topic: 01/31/2011 Nicole Moore ( Mexico )
Replies: 6
Views: 28354

Re: 01/31/2011 Nicole Moore ( Mexico )

The Canadian Press - ONLINE EDITION Shark bit her and tried to pull her under water in Mexico, Canadian nurse says By: The Canadian Press 4/02/2011 12:32 PM CANCUN, Mexico - A Canadian nurse says the shark that attacked her in Mexico tried to pull her under the water. Speaking for the first time abo...
by helmi
Wed Feb 02, 2011 12:17 pm
Forum: 2011 Shark Attack and Related Incidents
Topic: 02/02/2011 Johannes Jonk ( South Africa )
Replies: 0
Views: 5812

02/02/2011 Johannes Jonk ( South Africa )

Shark attacks PE angler Wed, 02 Feb 2011 5:40 An angler was left seriously injured after being attacked by a shark at the Sunday River mouth in Port Elizabeth on Wednesday, Eastern Cape police said. He was standing waist-high in the water fishing when the shark bit him on his leg, said Warrant Offi...
by helmi
Tue Feb 01, 2011 9:46 pm
Forum: 2011 Shark Attack and Related Incidents
Topic: 01/31/2011 Nicole Moore ( Mexico )
Replies: 6
Views: 28354

Re: 01/31/2011 Nicole Moore ( Mexico )

Canadian survives shark attack in Mexico By JORGE CONTRERAS, QMI Agency Last Updated: February 1, 2011 3:30pm CANCUN, Mexico - A Canadian tourist is in critical but stable condition after she was attacked by a shark in this popular vacation spot. Local media said Nicole Ruth, 38, was swimming 10 me...