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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: 11638

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: 13552

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: 17309

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'...
by alb
Tue Aug 03, 2010 5:54 pm
Forum: 2010 Shark Attack Related Incidents
Topic: 08/02/2010 Duane Strosaker ( California ) No Injury
Replies: 1
Views: 11638

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

Kayaker attacked by great white shark IRVINE, Calif. (KABC) -- A local kayaker is speaking out after a great white shark goes on the attack. Duane Strosaker said he was five miles off Gaviota State Park when the 15-foot shark rose out of the water and bit down on his tiny boat. "It's head was huge a...
by alb
Mon Aug 02, 2010 7:15 pm
Forum: 2010 Shark Attack Related Incidents
Topic: 08/02/2010 Kimberly Presser ( Florida )
Replies: 3
Views: 17309

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

Shark 'Shreds' Visiting Swimmer's Arm Woman Was In Chest-Deep Water When Shark Came At Her, Rescuers Say MICKLER'S LANDING, Fla. — St. Johns Fire Rescue said a swimmer was pulled from the surf at Mickler's Landing about 11 a.m. Monday with an apparent shark bite. The middle-aged woman was in stable ...
by alb
Mon Aug 02, 2010 5:00 pm
Forum: 2010 Shark Attack Related Incidents
Topic: 08/02/2010 Kimberly Presser ( Florida )
Replies: 3
Views: 17309

08/02/2010 Kimberly Presser ( Florida )

PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. -- Authorities say a woman was likely bitten on the arm by a shark while swimming off of north Florida's coast.-- Authorities: Woman likely bitten by shark PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. -- Authorities say a woman was likely bitten on the arm by a shark while swimming off of north F...
by alb
Mon Aug 02, 2010 12:29 am
Forum: 2010 Shark Attack Related Incidents
Topic: 07/25/2010 Alex Stamm ( South Carolina )
Replies: 2
Views: 15645

Re: 07/25/2010 Alex Stamm ( South Carolina )

Shark bite victim returns home to Indiana Updated: Aug 01, 2010 9:38 PM EDT alex_stamm_1.jpg Alex Stamm was bitten by a shark while on vacation in South Carolina. alex_stamm_2.jpg Stamm has 40 stitches to remind him of the attack. Westfield - The teenage victim of a shark bite who made national head...
by alb
Tue Jul 27, 2010 9:33 pm
Forum: 2010 Shark Attack Related Incidents
Topic: 06/00/2010 Matt Searcy ( Florida )
Replies: 0
Views: 8171

06/00/2010 Matt Searcy ( Florida )

Sharks are so common that some bites aren't even reported, said Tim Ellis, a Ponte Vedra Beach resident and member of the First Coast Wavemasters Society. In June, Matt Searcy, another surfer in his 20s, was attacked in the Ponte Vedra Beach area and received 30 stitches, but that received no media ...
by alb
Tue Jul 27, 2010 6:50 pm
Forum: 2010 Shark Attack Related Incidents
Topic: 07/23/2010 Clayton Schulz ( Florida )
Replies: 2
Views: 14673

Re: 07/23/2010 Clayton Schulz ( Florida )

More people in ocean in Jacksonville Beach area means greater shark attack risk, lifeguards and surfers say By Caren Burmeister, Drew Dixon After someone was bitten by what is believed to be a shark off Jacksonville's coast for the second time in six weeks, lifeguards and surfers are blaming it on m...
by alb
Mon Jul 26, 2010 7:33 pm
Forum: 2010 Shark Attack Related Incidents
Topic: 07/25/2010 Alex Stamm ( South Carolina )
Replies: 2
Views: 15645

Re: 07/25/2010 Alex Stamm ( South Carolina )

Shark bite, dozens of jellyfish stings reported at Isle of Palms By Andy Paras ISLE OF PALMS — A teenager reportedly was bitten by a shark this weekend, and dozens more beach-goers were stung by jellyfish. Isle of Palms Fire Chief Ann Graham said the teenage boy was standing in about 4 feet of water...
by alb
Mon Jul 26, 2010 7:27 pm
Forum: 2010 Shark Attack Related Incidents
Topic: 07/25/2010 Alex Stamm ( South Carolina )
Replies: 2
Views: 15645

07/25/2010 Alex Stamm ( South Carolina )

Stamm had to get 40 stitches in his leg after the four-foot-long shark attacked him.----- Hamilton Co. teen bitten by shark in South Carolina Updated: Jul 26, 2010 6:09 PM EDT alex_stamm.jpg alex_stamm_foot.jpg Stamm had to get 40 stitches in his leg after the four-foot-long shark attacked him. A Ha...
by alb
Sun Jul 25, 2010 9:35 pm
Forum: 2010 Shark Attack Related Incidents
Topic: 07/16/2010 Male ( Spain )
Replies: 1
Views: 17327

Re: 07/16/2010 Male ( Spain )

A 9 year old boy attacked by a fish Sardina Troops 112 and an ambulance had to travel on the evening of Friday, about 19 hours, to the beach in Sardina, after a child under 9 years is attacked by an angel. spain_angel_shark_2010.JPG These animals , family and shark swim very stuck on the sand, is po...
by alb
Sun Jul 25, 2010 9:12 pm
Forum: 2010 Shark Attack Related Incidents
Topic: 07/23/2010 Clayton Schulz ( Florida )
Replies: 2
Views: 14673

Re: 07/23/2010 Clayton Schulz ( Florida )

Stuart man survives shark attack in Jacksonville clayton_schulz.JPG STUART, Fla. - A Stuart man is recovering after being bitten by a shark in Jacksonville. "The shark grabbed me and shook his head a little bit, and I think he kind of realized that he was biting the wrong thing, so he let go," said ...
by alb
Sun Jul 25, 2010 4:08 pm
Forum: 2010 Shark Attack Related Incidents
Topic: 07/16/2010 Male ( Spain )
Replies: 1
Views: 17327

07/16/2010 Male ( Spain )

Attacking a child of nine years in the waters of North Sardina Gran Canary, Canary Islands / Spain.--- Attacking a child of nine years in the waters of North Sardina Written by Jofre Naranjo Wednesday, July 21, 2010 19:19 A nine year old boy was attacked on Friday by a fish of unknown species, while...
by alb
Sun Jul 25, 2010 12:29 am
Forum: 2010 Shark Attack Related Incidents
Topic: 07/23/2010 Clayton Schulz ( Florida )
Replies: 2
Views: 14673

07/23/2010 Clayton Schulz ( Florida )

Clayton Schulz needed more than 300 stitches to repair the damage after Jacksonville Beach Shark Attack--- UNF athlete bitten while surfing By Steve Patterson A University of North Florida baseball player was hospitalized after being bitten by a powerful fish Friday at Jacksonville Beach. "All I rea...