2016.06.02.A

Case Number2016.06.02.a
Date02-Jun-2016
Year2016
TypeUnprovoked
CountryNEW CALEDONIA
AreaFlorida
LocationCÙte-Blanche, NoumÈa
ActivityKite surfing
NamePierre de Rotalier
SexM
Age26
InjuryLaceration to heel
Fatal (Y/N)N
TimeAfternoon
Species3 m shark
Investigator or SourceLes Nouvelles Caledoniennes, 6/3/2016
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2016.06.02.B

Case Number2016.06.02.b
Date02-Jun-2016
Year2016
TypeUnprovoked
CountryAUSTRALIA
AreaNew South Wales
LocationKingscliff
ActivitySpearfishing
NameWaade Madigan and Dr Seyong Kim
SexM
Age31
InjuryNo injury, but sharks repeatedly hit their fins and guns
Fatal (Y/N)N
Time10h00
SpeciesBronze whaler sharks x 3
Investigator or SourceGold Coast Bulletin, 6/4/2016
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2016.06.04

Case Number2016.06.04
Date04-Jun-2016
Year2016
TypeUnprovoked
CountryEGYPT
AreaSuez
LocationAin Sokhna
ActivitySwimming
NameOmar Abdel Qader
SexM
Age23
InjuryLeg severely bitten, surgically amputated
Fatal (Y/N)N
TimeMorning
SpeciesMako shark
Investigator or SourceAhram Online, 6/4/2016
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2016.06.05.A

Case Number 2016.06.05.a Date 05-Jun-2016 Year 2016 Type Unprovoked Country AUSTRALIA Area Western Australia Location Mindarie Activity Diving Name Doreen Collyer Sex F Age 60 Injury FATAL Fatal (Y/N) Y Time 11h30 Species 3+ m shark Investigator or Source B.
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2016.06.05.B

Case Number2016.06.05.b
Date05-Jun-2016
Year2016
TypeUnprovoked
CountryUSA
AreaFlorida
LocationFlagler Beach, Flagler County
ActivitySwimming
Namemale
SexM
Age64
InjuryLeg bitten
Fatal (Y/N)N
Time08h30
SpeciesTiger shark, 10?
Investigator or SourceDaytona Beach News-Journal, 6/5/2016
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2016.06.07

Case Number 2016.06.07 Date 07-Jun-2016 Year 2016 Type Invalid Country USA Area South Carolina Location Folly Beach, Charleston County Activity Surfing Name Jack O'Neill Sex M Age 27 Injury No injury, board damaged Fatal (Y/N) N Time 11h30 Species Said to involve an 8' shark but more likely damage caused by debris Investigator or Source C.
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2016.06.11

Case Number 2016.06.11 Date 11-Jun-2016 Year 2016 Type Unprovoked Country USA Area North Carolina Location Atlantic Beach, Emerald Isle, Carteret County Activity Standing Name Dillon Bowen Sex M Age 19 Injury Laceration to wrist Fatal (Y/N) N Time 15h00 Species 3' shark Investigator or Source C.
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2016.06.14

Case Number2016.06.14
Date14-Jun-2016
Year2016
TypeUnprovoked
CountryUSA
AreaTexas
LocationPirates Beach, Galveston
ActivityFloating in tube
NameMarin Alice Melton
SexF
Age6
InjuryInjury to lower leg
Fatal (Y/N)N
Time17h30
Species3' to 4' shark
Investigator or SourceClick2Houston, 6/14/2016
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2016.06.15.A

Case Number2016.06.15.a
Date15-Jun-2016
Year2016
TypeProvoked
CountryAUSTRALIA
AreaWestern Australia
LocationCoral Bay
ActivitySpearfishing
NameBrad Vale
SexM
Age19
InjuryNo injury but shark punctured his wetsuit after he prodded it with his spear PROVOKED INCIDENT
Fatal (Y/N)N
Time14h00
Species5' shark
Investigator or SourcePerth Now, 6/16/2016
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2016.06.15.B

Case Number2016.06.15.b
Date15-Jun-2016
Year2016
TypeUnprovoked
CountryUSA
AreaHawaii
LocationKalapaki Beach, Kauai
ActivitySurfing
Namemale
SexM
Age8
InjurySingle puncture wound to arm
Fatal (Y/N)N
Time06h00
Species3' to 4' shark
Investigator or SourceWest Hawaii Today, 6/16/2016
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2016.06.21.A

Case Number2016.06.21.a
Date21-Jun-2016
Year2016
TypeUnprovoked
CountryUSA
AreaFlorida
LocationPelican Beach Park, Satellite Beach, Brevard County
ActivityWading
Namemale
SexM
Age20s
InjuryInjuries to right calf
Fatal (Y/N)N
Time14h55
Species3 m shark
Investigator or SourceFlorida Today, 6/22/2016
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2016.06.21.B

Case Number 2016.06.21.b Date 21-Jun-2016 Year 2016 Type Unprovoked Country USA Area South Carolina Location North Myrtle Beach, Horry County Activity Floating Name Jeff Schott Sex M Age 42 Injury Lacerations and punctures to foot Fatal (Y/N) N Time 15h25 Species 3' to 5' shark Investigator or Source C.
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2016.06.23

Case Number2016.06.23
Date23-Jun-2016
Year2016
TypeUnprovoked
CountrySOUTH AFRICA
AreaWestern Cape Province
LocationRyspunt
ActivitySpearfishing
Namemale
SexM
Age43
InjuryInjuries to left leg & right hand
Fatal (Y/N)N
Time18h45
SpeciesWhite shark
Investigator or SourceNews 24, 6/23/2016
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2016.06.24

Case Number 2016.06.24 Date 24-Jun-2016 Year 2016 Type Unprovoked Country COLUMBIA Area Isla Provedencia Location Kaukura Atoll Activity Scuba Diving Name Arturo Velez Sex M Age 59 Injury Severe bite to right hand Fatal (Y/N) N Time 11h00 Species Caribbean reef shark, 4.
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2016.06.25

Case Number 2016.06.25 Date 25-Jun-2016 Year 2016 Type Unprovoked Country USA Area North Carolina Location Atlantic Beach, Emerald Isle, Carteret County Activity Surfing Name male Sex M Age 11 Injury Foot injured Fatal (Y/N) N Time 14h34 Species 5 m white shark Investigator or Source C.
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2016.06.27

Case Number 2016.06.27 Date 27-Jun-2016 Year 2016 Type Unprovoked Country USA Area South Carolina Location Sullivan's Island Activity On inflatable raft Name male Sex M Age 35 Injury Minor injury Fatal (Y/N) N Time 16h20 Species 3' to 4' shark Investigator or Source C.
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2016.07.04

Case Number2016.07.04
Date04-Jul-2016
Year2016
TypeProvoked
CountryAUSTRALIA
AreaQueensland
LocationPalm Cove
ActivityFishing
NameNathan Oliver
SexM
Age34
InjuryRight thigh injured by hooked pregnant female shark PROVOKED INCIDENT
Fatal (Y/N)N
Time22h00
SpeciesTawny nurse shark
Investigator or SourceCairns Post, 7/9/2016
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2016.07.06

Case Number2016.07.06
Date06-Jul-2016
Year2016
TypeUnprovoked
CountryUSA
AreaFlorida
LocationMelbourne Beach, Brevard County
ActivitySwimming
Namefemale
SexF
Age42
InjuryButtocks, thigh, left hand & wrist injured
Fatal (Y/N)N
Time14h30 / 15h30
Species4 m [13'] white shark
Investigator or SourceFlorida Today, 7/6/2016
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2016.07.07.A

Case Number 2016.07.07.a Date 07-Jul-2016 Year 2016 Type Boat Country USA Area California Location Off Palos Verdes peninsula, Los Angeles County Activity Fishing for sharks Name 24' boat Shark Tagger Occupant Keith Poe Sex M Age 11 Injury No injury. Hull bitten, tooth fragment recovered Fatal (Y/N) N Time 13h00 Species White shark Investigator or Source R.
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2016.07.07.B

Case Number2016.07.07.b
Date07-Jul-2016
Year2016
TypeProvoked
CountryUSA
AreaMassachusetts
LocationOff Gloucester, Essec County
ActivityFishing
NameRoger Brissom
SexM
Age59
InjuryFin of hooked shark injured fisherman's forearm. . PROVOKED INCIDENT
Fatal (Y/N)N
Time10h00
Speciesdogfish shark
Investigator or SourceSalem News 7/8/2016
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2016.07.08

Case Number 2016.07.08 Date 08-Jul-2016 Year 2016 Type Boat Country USA Area California Location Capitola, Santa Cruz County Activity Fishing for squid Name Mark Davis Sex M Age 7 or 8 Injury No injury. Hull bitten, tooth fragment recovered Fatal (Y/N) N Time 15h00 Species White shark Investigator or Source R.
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2016.07.08.R

Case Number2016.07.08.R
DateReported 08-Jul-2016
Year2016
TypeUnprovoked
CountrySPAIN
AreaCanary Islands
LocationLas Teresitas, Tenerife
ActivityWading
Namefemale
SexF
Age10
Injury5 tiny puncture marks to lower leg, treated with hydrogen peroxide
Fatal (Y/N)N
Time17h00
SpeciesAngel shark
Investigator or SourceLa Opinion de Tenerife
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2016.07.14.4

Case Number2016.07.14.4
DateReported 14-Jul-2016
Year2016
TypeUnprovoked
CountryBAHAMAS
AreaCalifornia
LocationTiger Beach
ActivityScuba Diving
NameMichael Dornellas
SexM
Age20
InjuryFace bruised when partly blind shark collided with him
Fatal (Y/N)N
Time10h55
SpeciesLemon shark, 9'
Investigator or SourceGrindTV, 7/14/2016
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2016.07.15

Case Number 2016.07.15 Date 15-Jul-2016 Year 2016 Type Unprovoked Country USA Area South Carolina Location North Myrtle Beach, Horry County Activity Swimming Name male Sex M Age 12 Injury Puncture wounds to foot Fatal (Y/N) N Time 18h30 Species White shark Investigator or Source C.
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2016.07.16.A

Case Number2016.07.16.a
Date16-Jul-2016
Year2016
TypeUnprovoked
CountryUSA
AreaFlorida
LocationNew Smyrna Beach, Volusia County
ActivityRowing
Namefemale
SexF
Age11
InjuryMinor injury to toes
Fatal (Y/N)N
Time11h00
Species200-lb shark
Investigator or SourceOrlando Sentinel, 7/21/2016
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2016.07.16.B

Case Number2016.07.16.b
Date16-Jul-2016
Year2016
TypeUnprovoked
CountryUSA
AreaFlorida
LocationNew Smyrna Beach, Volusia County
ActivitySurfing
Namefemale
SexF
Age9
InjuryMinor injury to leg
Fatal (Y/N)N
Time1300
Species1.2 m [4'] shark
Investigator or SourceOrlando Sentinel, 7/21/2016
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2016.07.17

Case Number 2016.07.17 Date 17-Jul-2016 Year 2016 Type Boat Country USA Area Alabama Location 8 miles off Mobile Activity Fishing in Alabama Deep Fishing Rodeo Name Occupant: Ben Raines Sex M Age 23 Injury No injury, shark bit trolling motor Fatal (Y/N) N Time 10h00 Species Tiger shark, 10' Investigator or Source Al.
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2016.07.20

Case Number2016.07.20
Date20-Jul-2016
Year2016
TypeProvoked
CountryAUSTRALIA
AreaQueensland
Location20 k off The Spit, off the Gold Coast
ActivityFishing
NameScott van Burck
SexM
Age31
InjuryLaceration to left calf from hooked shark PROVOKED INCIDENT
Fatal (Y/N)N
TimeAfter noon
Speciesreef shark, 1m
Investigator or SourceNine News, 7/20/2016
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2016.07.23.A

Case Number2016.07.23.a
Date23-Jul-2016
Year2016
TypeUnprovoked
CountryBAHAMAS
AreaAbaco Islands
LocationGreen Turtle Cay
ActivitySpearfishing
NameSteve Cutbirth
SexM
Age20
InjuryLacerations to face and right leg
Fatal (Y/N)N
TimeAfternoon
SpeciesBull shark, 6'
Investigator or SourceKWTX, 7/23/2016
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2016.07.23.B

Case Number 2016.07.23.b Date 23-Jul-2016 Year 2016 Type Unprovoked Country AUSTRALIA Area Tasmania Location Clifton Beach Activity Surfing Name Zebulon Critchlow Sex M Age 36 Injury Calf bumped but no injury Fatal (Y/N) N Time 10h00 Species 1.8 m [6'] shark Investigator or Source C.
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2016.07.24

Case Number2016.07.24
Date24-Jul-2016
Year2016
TypeUnprovoked
CountryJAPAN
AreaKochi Prefecture
LocationIrino Beach
ActivitySurfing
Namemale
SexM
Age29
InjuryLacerations to left leg
Fatal (Y/N)N
Time19h05
Species3' shark
Investigator or SourceJapan Times, 7/25/2016
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2016.07.26

Case Number 2016.07.26 Date 26-Jul-2016 Year 2016 Type Unprovoked Country AUSTRALIA Area New South Wales Location Sharpes Beach, Ballina Activity Surfing Name Curran See & Harry Lake Sex M Age 18 Injury No injury. Leg rope severed, knocked off board by shark Fatal (Y/N) N Time 12h00 Species 3.
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2016.07.27

Case Number2016.07.27
Date27-Jul-2016
Year2016
TypeProvoked
CountryUSA
AreaFlorida
LocationFlorida Keys, Monroe County
ActivityLobstering
NameWarren Sapp
SexM
Age43
InjuryLaceration to left forearm PROVOKED INCIDENT
Fatal (Y/N)N
Time16h00
SpeciesNurse shark, 4'
Investigator or SourceTampa Bay Times, 7/27/2016
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2016.07.28

Case Number2016.07.28
Date28-Jul-2016
Year2016
TypeBoat
CountryAUSTRALIA
AreaWestern Australia
LocationNear Albany
ActivityKayaking
NameIan Watkins
SexM
Age45
InjuryNo injury, shark nudged kayak repeatedly
Fatal (Y/N)N
Time19h28
SpeciesWhite shark
Investigator or SourceABC Australia, 7/28/2016
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2016.07.28.R

Case Number2016.07.28.R
Date28-Jul-2016
Year2016
TypeUnprovoked
CountryCHINA
AreaHong Kong
LocationTownsville
ActivitySwimming
NameJustus Franz
SexM
Age72
InjuryLacerations to leg
Fatal (Y/N)N
Time18h15
Species6 m white shark
Investigator or SourceKlassick, 7/28/2016
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2016.07.29

Case Number 2016.07.29 Date 29-Jul-2016 Year 2016 Type Unprovoked Country SPAIN Area Alicante Province Location Arenales del Sol Activity Swimming Name male Sex M Age 40 Injury Lacerations to right hand Fatal (Y/N) N Time 11h30 Species Blue shark Investigator or Source Informacion.
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2016.08.04

Case Number2016.08.04
Date04-Aug-2016
Year2016
TypeUnprovoked
CountryUSA
AreaFlorida
LocationNew Smyrna Beach, Volusia County
ActivitySurfing
NameNolan Tyler
SexM
Age22
InjuryBig toe bitten
Fatal (Y/N)N
Time18h00
SpeciesBlacktip shark
Investigator or SourceNews 965, 8/5/2016
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2016.08.06

Case Number2016.08.06
Date06-Aug-2016
Year2016
TypeUnprovoked
CountryUSA
AreaHawaii
LocationMaui
ActivitySUP Foil boarding
NameConnor Baxter
SexM
Age21
InjuryNo inury, shark & board collided
Fatal (Y/N)N
Time10h30
SpeciesTiger shark, 10'
Investigator or SourceSUP, 8/9/2015
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2016.08.07

Case Number2016.08.07
Date07-Aug-2016
Year2016
TypeUnprovoked
CountryBAHAMAS
AreaNew Providence Island
LocationNassau
ActivitySnorkeling
NameJohnny Stoch
SexM
Age15
InjuryLacerations to left leg
Fatal (Y/N)N
Time11h45
SpeciesBull shark, 6'
Investigator or SourceABC, 8/11/2016
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2016.08.25

Case Number 2016.08.25 Date 25-Aug-2016 Year 2016 Type Unprovoked Country USA Area Florida Location Ponte Vedra, St. Johns County Activity Wading Name David Cassetty Sex M Age 49 Injury Minor injury to ankle Fatal (Y/N) N Time 16h00 Species 1.2 m to 1.
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2016.08.27

Case Number 2016.08.27 Date 27-Aug-2016 Year 2016 Type Unprovoked Country REUNION Area Queensland Location Boucan Canot Activity Surfing Name Laurent Chardard Sex M Age 20 Injury Right arm severed, ankle severely bitten Fatal (Y/N) N Time 17h00 Species Bull shark, 3.
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2016.08.29.A

Case Number 2016.08.29.a Date 29-Aug-2016 Year 2016 Type Unprovoked Country USA Area Florida Location New Smyrna Beach, Volusia County Activity Surfing Name male Sex M Age 37 Injury Minor injury to ankle Fatal (Y/N) N Time 14h00 Species 2.4 m to 3.
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2016.08.29.B

Case Number2016.08.29.b
Date29-Aug-2016
Year2016
TypeUnprovoked
CountryUSA
AreaFlorida
LocationNew Smyrna Beach, Volusia County
ActivitySurfing
NameSam Cumiskey
SexM
Age25
InjuryLacerations to right foot
Fatal (Y/N)N
Time15h00
SpeciesBull shark, 6'
Investigator or SourceNews Channel 8, 8/30/16
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2016.09.01

Case Number 2016.09.01 Date 01-Sep-2016 Year 2016 Type Unprovoked Country USA Area California Location Refugio State Beach, Santa Barbara County Activity Spearfishing Name Tyler McQuillen Sex M Age 22 Injury Two toes broken & lacerated Fatal (Y/N) N Time 14h45 Species White shark Investigator or Source R.
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2016.09.04

Case Number 2016.09.04 Date 04-Sep-2016 Year 2016 Type Unprovoked Country USA Area Florida Location New Smyrna Beach, Volusia County Activity Body boarding Name Austin Moore Sex M Age 9 Injury Foot bitten Fatal (Y/N) N Time 16h00 Species Bronze whaler shark, 3.
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2016.09.05.A

Case Number 2016.09.05.a Date 05-Sep-2016 Year 2016 Type Unprovoked Country AUSTRALIA Area Western Australia Location Injidup Activity Surfing Name Fraser Penman Sex M Age 13 Injury No inury, board broken in half by shark Fatal (Y/N) N Time Late afternoon Species White shark, 3 m to 3.
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2016.09.05.B

Case Number 2016.09.05.b Date 05-Sep-2016 Year 2016 Type Unprovoked Country USA Area South Carolina Location Kingston Plantation, Myrtle Beach, Horry County Activity Boogie boarding Name Rylie Williams Sex F Age 12 Injury Lacerations & punctures to lower right leg Fatal (Y/N) N Time Late afternoon Species Lemon shark, 9' Investigator or Source C.
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2016.09.06

Case Number2016.09.06
Date06-Sep-2016
Year2016
TypeUnprovoked
CountryNEW CALEDONIA
AreaNorth Province
LocationKoumac
ActivityKite surfing
NameDavid Jewell
SexM
Age50
InjuryFATAL
Fatal (Y/N)Y
Time15h40
SpeciesBronze whaler shark, 6'
Investigator or SourceTVANouvelles, 9/6/2016
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2016.09.07

Case Number2016.09.07
Date07-Sep-2016
Year2016
TypeUnprovoked
CountryUSA
AreaHawaii
LocationMakaha, Oahu
ActivitySwimming
Namefemale
SexF
Age51
InjurySevere lacerations to shoulder & forearm
Fatal (Y/N)N
Time14h30
SpeciesTiger shark, 10?
Investigator or SourceHawaii News Now, 9/7/2016
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2016.09.11

Case Number2016.09.11
Date11-Sep-2016
Year2016
TypeUnprovoked
CountryUSA
AreaFlorida
LocationPonte Vedra, St. Johns County
ActivityWading
Namemale
SexM
Age60s
InjuryMinor injury to arm
Fatal (Y/N)N
Time15h15
Species3' to 4' shark
Investigator or SourceNews4Jax, 9/11/2016
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2016.09.15

Case Number2016.09.15
Date16-Sep-2016
Year2016
TypeUnprovoked
CountryAUSTRALIA
AreaVictoria
LocationBells Beach
ActivitySurfing
Namemale
SexM
Age31
InjuryNo injury: Knocked off board by shark
Fatal (Y/N)N
Time10h00 / 11h00
Species2 m shark
Investigator or SourceThe Age, 9/16/2016
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2016.09.15.R

Case Number2016.09.15.R
Date15-Sep-2016
Year2016
TypeBoat
CountryAUSTRALIA
AreaWestern Australia
LocationBunbury
ActivityFishing
NameOccupant: Ben Stratton
SexM
Age14
InjuryShark rammed boat. No injury to occupant
Fatal (Y/N)N
Time10h30 or 13h30
SpeciesWhite shark, 4 m to 5 m
Investigator or SourceWest Australian, 9/15/2016
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2016.09.17

Case Number2016.09.17
Date17-Sep-2016
Year2016
TypeUnprovoked
CountryAUSTRALIA
AreaVictoria
LocationThirteenth Beach
ActivitySurfing
NameRory Angiolella
SexM
Age20
InjuryStruck by fin on chest & leg
Fatal (Y/N)N
TimeMorning
Speciesblacktip or spinner shark
Investigator or SourceThe Age, 9/18/2016
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2016.09.18.A

Case Number2016.09.18.a
Date18-Sep-2016
Year2016
TypeUnprovoked
CountryUSA
AreaFlorida
LocationNew Smyrna Beach, Volusia County
ActivitySurfing
Namemale
SexM
Age43
InjuryLacerations to lower leg
Fatal (Y/N)N
Time10h43
SpeciesBlacktip or spinner shark
Investigator or SourceOrlando Sentinel, 9/19/2016
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2016.09.18.B

Case Number2016.09.18.b
Date18-Sep-2016
Year2016
TypeUnprovoked
CountryUSA
AreaFlorida
LocationNew Smyrna Beach, Volusia County
ActivitySurfing
NameChucky Luciano
SexM
Age36
InjuryLacerations to hands
Fatal (Y/N)N
Time11h00
SpeciesSmall dusky shark or blackfin shark
Investigator or SourceOrlando Sentinel, 9/19/2016
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2016.09.18.C

Case Number 2016.09.18.c Date 18-Sep-2016 Year 2016 Type Unprovoked Country USA Area Florida Location New Smyrna Beach, Volusia County Activity Surfing Name male Sex M Age 16 Injury Minor injury to thigh Fatal (Y/N) N Time 13h00 Species Tiger shark, 2.
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Nd-0106

Case Number ND-0106 Date Before 1962 Year 0 Type Unprovoked Country SOUTH AFRICA Area Western Cape Province Location Murray Bay, Robben Island Activity Swimming Name male, a mental patient Sex M Age 21 Injury FATAL, body not recovered Fatal (Y/N) Y Time 11h00 Species White shark, 2.
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Nd-0107

Case NumberND-0107
DateBefore 2004
Year0
TypeBoat
CountryMOZAMBIQUE
AreaInhambane Province
LocationOff Inhambane
ActivityFishing
Name4.8-metre skiboat, Occupants: Rod Salm & 4 friends
SexM
Age21
InjuryNo injury to occupants, shark bumped boat
Fatal (Y/N)N
Time18h30
SpeciesWhale shark
Investigator or SourceSouth African Shark Attack File
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Nd-0108

Case Number ND-0108 Date Before 2003 Year 0 Type Unprovoked Country GREECE Area Dodecanese Islands Location Near Symi Island Activity Free diving for sponges Name male Sex M Age 41 Injury FATAL Fatal (Y/N) Y Time 21h30 Species 5.5 m [18'] white shark, identified by witnesses & tooth marks Investigator or Source M.
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Nd-0109

Case Number ND-0109 Date Before 2006 Year 0 Type Unprovoked Country USA Area Florida Location Tampa Bay, Hillsborough County Activity Wade-fishing Name Ed Snyder Sex M Age 17 Injury No injury, shark rammed his back Fatal (Y/N) N Time 18h30 Species 15' shark seen with the man's body in its mouth, but shark involvement prior to death was not confirmed Investigator or Source Fishingworld.
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Nd-0111

Case NumberND-0111
DateBefore 1901
Year0
TypeUnprovoked
CountrySRI LANKA
AreaNorthern Province
LocationMannar
ActivityFishing?
Namemale
SexM
Age16
InjuryFoot bitten
Fatal (Y/N)N
Time16h00
SpeciesWhite shark
Investigator or SourceGould & Pyle
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Nd-0113

Case NumberND-0113
DateBefore 1911
Year0
TypeUnprovoked
CountryVIETNAM
AreaEastern Cape Province
LocationMuchoir Banks
ActivityBathing
Namemale
SexM
Age26
InjuryFoot bitten
Fatal (Y/N)N
Time06h45
SpeciesMako shark, 1.5 m [5']
Investigator or SourceDaily Kennebec Journal, 3/27/ 1911
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Nd-0114

Case Numbernd-0114
DateBefore 2012
Year0
TypeUnprovoked
CountrySENEGAL
AreaSouth Carolina
LocationIn a river feeding into the Bay of Bengal
ActivityNetting shrimp
NameSametra Mestri
SexF
Age10
InjuryHand severed
Fatal (Y/N)N
Time08h50
SpeciesA small shark
Investigator or SourceNational Georgraphic Television
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Nd-0115

Case NumberND-0115
DateBefore 08-Jun-1912
Year0
TypeUnprovoked
CountryNEW ZEALAND
AreaNorth Island
LocationPoint Halsey, Wellington
ActivityThe World Liberty and the tanker Mosli collided. The Halcyon Breeze sent a lifeboat to the rescue, but it was smashed, throwing 6 men in the water.
NameKai-tawaro
SexM
Age10
InjuryFATAL
Fatal (Y/N)Y
Time15h45
SpeciesSandtiger shark, 4' to 5'
Investigator or SourceEvening Post, 6/8/1912
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Nd-0116

Case NumberND-0116
DateBefore 1936
Year0
TypeUnprovoked
CountryAUSTRALIA
AreaSouth Australia
LocationRedgate Beach
ActivityNet-fishing
NameAugust Eichmann
SexM
Age36
InjuryCalf bitten
Fatal (Y/N)N
Time15h00
SpeciesWhitetip reef shark
Investigator or SourceCourier-Mail, 1/11/1936
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Nd-0118

Case Number ND-0118 Date 1896-1913 Year 0 Type Unprovoked Country LIBYA Area Cyrenaica Location Kirinaiki Activity Sponge diving Name a diver from Kalymnos Sex M Age 32 Injury FATAL Fatal (Y/N) Y Time After dusk Species Bull shark, 1m Investigator or Source M.
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Nd-0119

Case Number ND-0119 Date Before 1963 Year 0 Type Unprovoked Country DJIBOUTI Area Gulf of Tadjoura Location Monastery Beach, Carmel River State Park, Monterey Peninsula, Monterey California Activity A dhow capsized Name Passenger & crew Sex F Age 35 Injury FATAL Fatal (Y/N) Y Time 16h00 Species possibly a small blacktip shark Investigator or Source A.
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Nd-0122

Case Number ND-0122 Date Beforer 1994 Year 0 Type Unprovoked Country USA Area Florida Location Lost Tree Village, Palm Beach County Activity Surfing Name C.M Sex M Age 10 Injury Legs bitten Fatal (Y/N) N Time 14h45 Species White shark, 16', 2,312-lb Investigator or Source M.
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Nd-0123

Case NumberND-0123
DateBefore 2009
Year0
TypeUnprovoked
CountryUSA
AreaFlorida
LocationPort St. John's
ActivityShark tagging
NameDanniell Washington
SexF
Age21
InjurySevere abrasion to forearm from captive shark PROVOKED INICIDENT
Fatal (Y/N)N
Time18h00
SpeciesBlacktip shark, 5'
Investigator or SourceDaniell Washington
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Nd-0124

Case NumberND-0124
DateBefore 2011
Year0
TypeProvoked
CountryTONGA
AreaHawaii
LocationMatanzas
ActivitySurfing
NamePhillip Peters
SexM
Age24
InjuryBitten by captive sharks PROVOKED INCIDENTS
Fatal (Y/N)N
TimeAfternoon
Species3 m shark
Investigator or SourceWatertown Daily Times, 7/8/2011
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Nd-0127

Case Number ND-0127 Date Before 2011 Year 0 Type Unprovoked Country SUDAN Area Red Sea State Location Wallamba River, near entrance to Wallis Lake Activity Snorkeling Name female Sex F Age 17 Injury Leg severely bitten Fatal (Y/N) N Time Night Species White shark, 4 m to 5m Investigator or Source E.
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Nd-0129

Case Number ND-0129 Date Before 2012 Year 0 Type Unprovoked Country SPAIN Area Canary Islands Location Tenerife Activity Skin diving Name Steven Osterman Sex M Age 18 Injury Injury required 16 stitches Fatal (Y/N) N Time 15h20 Species Mako shark, 2 m [6.
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Nd-0130

Case Number ND-0130 Date Before 1876 Year 0 Type Unprovoked Country LEBANON Area California Location Onboard tuna boat, M.V. Toscui Maru Activity Collecting fish Name Kahlifeh Sex M Age 14 Injury Posterior thigh bitten Fatal (Y/N) N Time 15h00 Species Tiger shark, 10' Investigator or Source C.
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Nd-0132

Case NumberND-0132
DateBefore 1900
Year0
TypeProvoked
CountryINDIA
AreaTexas
LocationTe Arai Point
ActivitySurfing
Namemale
SexM
Age19
InjuryCut to arm while roping shark PROVOKED INCIDENT
Fatal (Y/N)N
Time08h30
SpeciesBull shark
Investigator or SourceNaval Journal (undated)
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Nd-0133

Case Number ND-0133 Date Before 1908 Year 0 Type Unprovoked Country USA Area California Location Monterey, Montery County Activity Fishing for basking sharks Name males Sex M Age 24 Injury FATAL PROVOKED INCIDENTS Fatal (Y/N) Y Time 14h30 Species Basking shark Investigator or Source C.
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Nd-0134

Case Number ND-0134 Date Between 1951-1963 Year 0 Type Unprovoked Country GREECE Area Florida Location Bellows Beach near Wailea Point, Oíahu Activity Swimming Name Martha Hatagouei Sex F Age 35 Injury FATAL Fatal (Y/N) Y Time 13h30 Species Bull shark or lemon shark Investigator or Source C.
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Nd-0135

Case NumberND-0135
DateBefore 1916
Year0
TypeUnprovoked
CountryBERMUDA
AreaFlorida
LocationHornsea
ActivityBathing
Namemale
SexM
Age25
InjuryFATAL
Fatal (Y/N)Y
Time15h00
SpeciesMako shark
Investigator or SourceNew York Times, 7/22/1916
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Nd-0136

Case Number ND-0136 Date Before 2012 Year 0 Type Unprovoked Country USA Area Hawaii Location Oahu Activity Diving Name Ken O'Keefe Sex M Age 6 Injury Minor laceration to hand Fatal (Y/N) N Time 10h30 Species Galapagos shark, 6' Investigator or Source K.
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Nd-0138

Case NumberND-0138
DateBefore 1909
Year0
TypeUnprovoked
CountryAUSTRALIA
AreaQueensland
LocationMoreton Bay
ActivityFell into the water
NameLieutenant Hexton
SexM
Age12
InjuryFATAL
Fatal (Y/N)Y
Time17h00
SpeciesBull shark, 10'
Investigator or SourceBrisbane Courier, 1/28/1909
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Nd-0139

Case NumberND-0139
Date1880-1899
Year0
TypeUnprovoked
CountryAUSTRALIA
AreaQueensland
LocationBoonooroo
ActivityFree diving
NameLassie
SexF
Age15
InjuryFoot severed
Fatal (Y/N)N
Time14h00
SpeciesTiger shark, 10'
Investigator or SourceCourier Mail, 6/30/1951
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Nd-0148

Case NumberND-0148
Date2009?
Year0
TypeUnprovoked
CountryUSA
AreaSouth Carolina
LocationCharleston
ActivitySwimming
NameRick Donnis
SexM
Age54
InjuryMinor injury
Fatal (Y/N)N
Time09h30
SpeciesNo shark involvement
Investigator or SourceWBTV-News3
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Nd-0149

Case NumberND-0149
DateBefore 1934
Year0
TypeUnprovoked
CountryURUGUAY
AreaRocha
LocationPlaya del Barco, La Pedrera
ActivitySwimming
NameMaciello
SexM
Age23
InjuryFATAL
Fatal (Y/N)Y
Time17h00
SpeciesWhite shark
Investigator or SourceDi Candia, 2004
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Nd-0150

Case NumberND-0150
DateBefore 1934
Year0
TypeUnprovoked
CountryURUGUAY
AreaRocha
LocationIsla Chica, La Paloma
ActivitySwimming
NameMr. Christesen
SexM
Age37
InjuryFoot bitten
Fatal (Y/N)N
Time16h00
Species6' shark
Investigator or SourceDi Candia, 2004
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Nd-0151

Case Number ND-0151 Date Before Oct-2009 Year 0 Type Unprovoked Country PANAMA Area Bocas del Toro Province Location Red Frog Beach Activity Swimming/ Name male Sex M Age 20 Injury FATAL Fatal (Y/N) Y Time Morning Species White shark Investigator or Source C.
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Nd-0152

Case NumberND-0152
DateBefore 2016
Year0
TypeUnprovoked
CountryKENYA
AreaMombasa
LocationKilindini
ActivityDiving
NameHamisi Njenga
SexM
Age29
InjuryFATAL
Fatal (Y/N)Y
Time11h05
SpeciesWhite shark, 4.5 m [14'9"]
Investigator or Sourceeadestination
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Nd-0153

Case Number ND-0153 Date 1990 or 1991 Year 0 Type Unprovoked Country KENYA Area Mombasa Location Kilindini Activity Diving Name Conway Plough & Dr. Jonathan Higgs Sex M Age 12 Injury Conway's leg was bitten Higgs injury was FATAL Fatal (Y/N) N Time 15h00 Species Basking shark Investigator or Source A.
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Nd-1940

Case NumberND-1940
DateBefore 1930
Year0
TypeUnprovoked
CountryPAPUA NEW GUINEA
AreaMorobe Province
LocationSimbang
ActivitySwimming to canoe
Namemale
SexM
Age24
InjuryFATAL
Fatal (Y/N)Y
Time10h30
Species2 sharks
Investigator or SourceThe Advertiser (Adelaide), 6/2/1933
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Nd.0001

Case Number ND.0001 Date 1845-1853 Year 0 Type Unprovoked Country CEYLON (SRI LANKA) Area Eastern Province Location Below the English fort, Trincomalee Activity Swimming Name male Sex M Age 15 Injury FATAL. "Shark bit him in half, carrying away the lower extremities" Fatal (Y/N) Y Time 12h00 Species White shark, 16' Investigator or Source S.
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Nd.0002

Case NumberND.0002
Date1883-1889
Year0
TypeUnprovoked
CountryPANAMA
AreaNorth Carolina
LocationPanama Bay 8∫N, 79∫W
ActivitySwimming
NameJules Patterson
SexM
Age15
InjuryFATAL
Fatal (Y/N)Y
Time16h00
SpeciesBull shark, 8
Investigator or SourceThe Sun, 10/20/1938
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Nd.0003

Case Number ND.0003 Date 1900-1905 Year 0 Type Unprovoked Country USA Area North Carolina Location Ocracoke Inlet Activity Swimming Name Coast Guard personnel Sex M Age 13 Injury FATAL Fatal (Y/N) Y Time 18h00 Species White shark, 5' to 6' juvenile Investigator or Source F.
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Nd.0004

Case Number ND.0004 Date Before 1903 Year 0 Type Unprovoked Country AUSTRALIA Area Western Australia Location Torre del Greco, Naples Activity Pearl diving Name Ahmun Sex M Age 40 Injury FATAL Fatal (Y/N) Y Time Afternoon Species 2.1 to 2.4 m [7' to 8'] shark Investigator or Source H.
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Nd.0005

Case Number ND.0005 Date Before 1903 Year 0 Type Unprovoked Country AUSTRALIA Area Western Australia Location Roebuck Bay Activity Diving Name male Sex M Age 28 Injury FATAL Fatal (Y/N) Y Time 14h30 Species Sevengill shark Investigator or Source H.
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Nd.0006

Case Number ND.0006 Date Before 1906 Year 0 Type Unprovoked Country AUSTRALIA Area New South Wales Location Activity Swimming Name Arab boy Sex M Age 8 Injury FATAL Fatal (Y/N) Y Time 15h15 Species Said to involve a grey nurse shark that leapt out of the water and seized the boy but species identification is questionable Investigator or Source L.
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Nd.0007

Case NumberND.0007
DateBefore 1906
Year0
TypeUnprovoked
CountryAUSTRALIA
AreaFlorida
LocationAbau Subdistrict
ActivityFishing
Namefisherman
SexM
Age59
InjuryFATAL
Fatal (Y/N)Y
Time12h00
SpeciesBlue pointers
Investigator or SourceNY Sun, 9/9/1906, referring to account by Louis Becke
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Nd.0008

Case NumberND.0008
DateBefore 1906
Year0
TypeUnprovoked
CountryAUSTRALIA
AreaKwaZulu-Natal
LocationHutchinson Island Beach, Martin County
ActivityFishing
Namefisherman
SexM
Age21
InjuryFATAL
Fatal (Y/N)Y
TimeNight
SpeciesBlue pointer
Investigator or SourceNY Sun, 9/9/1906, referring to account by Louis Becke
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Nd.0009

Case NumberND.0009
DateBefore 1906
Year0
TypeUnprovoked
CountryAUSTRALIA
AreaSan Blas coast
LocationDarwin Harbour
ActivityFishing
Nameboy
SexM
Age20
InjuryFATAL, knocked overboard by tail of shark & carried off by shark
Fatal (Y/N)Y
TimeAfternoon
SpeciesBlue pointer
Investigator or SourceNY Sun, 9/9/1906, referring to account by Louis Becke
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Nd.0010

Case Number ND.0010 Date Circa 1862 Year 0 Type Unprovoked Country USA Area Hawaii Location Puna Activity Swimming Name A chiefess Sex F Age 17 Injury Ankle bitten Fatal (Y/N) N Time 16h45 Species White shark, 3.9 m, 550 kg, male Investigator or Source Captain W.
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Nd.0011

Case Number ND.0011 Date Before 1911 Year 0 Type Unprovoked Country ASIA? Area Florida Location Country Club Beach, Durban Activity Swimming Name Mr. Masury Sex M Age 28 Injury Foot severed Fatal (Y/N) N Time 09h00 Species Nurse shark, 1.5 m [5'] Investigator or Source Ref.
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Nd.0012

Case NumberND.0012
DateBefore 19-Jul-1913
Year0
TypeUnprovoked
CountrySOUTH AFRICA
AreaKwaZulu-Natal
LocationDurban
ActivityWading
Namea young Scotsman
SexM
Age20
InjuryFATAL, leg stripped of flesh
Fatal (Y/N)Y
Time14h30
Species3.7 m [12'] tiger shark
Investigator or SourceRural New Yorker, 7/19/1913
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Nd.0013

Case Number ND.0013 Date No date (3 days after preceding incident) & prior to 19-Jul-1913 Year 0 Type Unprovoked Country SOUTH AFRICA Area KwaZulu-Natal Location Durban Activity Fishing Name a native fisherman Sex M Age 22 Injury FATAL, body not recovered but shark was caught with the man's loincloth in its gut shortly afterwards.
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