Updated: Woman injured in shark attack off South Maui KIHEI — A 2-mile stretch of beach in South Maui was closed Friday after a woman was bitten by a shark while snorkeling at Keawakapu Beach in Kihei. The attack occurred at about 1 p.m. near rocks at the south end of the beach, said police
Press Release US Attorney’s Office Northern District of California 13. November 2013 ————————- Milpitas Man Sentenced To Five Months Custody, Ordered To Pay A $10,000 Fine, And Restitution For Illegal Shark Sales SAN FRANCISCO – Dean Tuan Trinh was sentenced yesterday to 5 months home detention, and ordered to pay a $10,000 fine to the
Subsequent to the loss of six female hammerhead sharks on 3 November 2013, Ocean Park announces today the completion of the investigation and reveals the cause leading to the death of the animals.
Press Release Ocean Park Hong Kong 03. November 2013 —————— Ocean Park Announces Loss of Six Hammerhead Sharks Ocean Park is saddened to announce the loss of six hammerhead sharks today. The six sharks, all females and weighing 45 – 60 kg, were found swimming abnormally starting this morning. They were moved to the back-of-house
Press Release Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment (OEHHA) Sam Delson 22. October 2013 ———————– New State Fish Consumption Advisories For San Diego Bay and Mission Bay: Mercury and PCBs are the chemicals of potential concern SACRAMENTO – Anglers should avoid eating shiner perch and topsmelt from San Diego Bay but can safely eat two
Media Release Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority (GBRMPA) 25. October 2013 ———————- Reef named in honour of Shark Man – Ron Taylor Ron Taylor, who captured marine life through the lens of a camera and shared his passion with the world, will be immortalised with a reef named in his honour. Great Barrier Reef
Press Release South Carolina Aquarium 01. October 2013 ———————– Monies Help Fund New Aquarium Experience, Shark Shallows CHARLESTON, S.C. — October 1, 2013— Marine wildlife artist and conservationist Guy Harvey will visit the South Carolina Aquarium on October 5, 2013. In addition to touring the facility, he will present the Aquarium with a $75,000 grant
Helmut Nickel, Shark Year Magazine, 30. September 2013 EU Rapid Alert System for Food and Feed Notifications concerning shark products from 23. February 2012 to 11. September 2013 Thirty-four food safety notifications regarding shark products have been issued by member countries of the European Union since February 2012. Earlier notifications can be viewed in our
News Release Marine Stewardship Council 18. September 2013 ———————– The MSC understands the concerns about the animation recently released by WWF Canada and appreciates their swift action at the request of MSC to remove it from their media channels. The MSC did not participate in the creation of the animation, nor does it endorse it.
Press Release Born Free Foundation 22. August 2013 ———————– Note by Shark Year Magazine : The following news release provides an update on the previous posts 27. March 2013 Ill-Advised Tourism ‘Adventure’ Threatens Kenyan Whale Sharks 28. May 2013 Proposed Waa Whale Shark project Opposed in a Public Hearing KENYA’S WHALE SHARKS – BORN FREE