Hawaii Shark Attacks

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Hawaii Shark Attacks

Maui Ocean Users Turn to Shark Repellent Devices

From The Maui News: The unprecedented spike in shark incidents this year in waters off Maui…

Makena Beaches Closed Due to Aggressive Shark

Makena beaches on the south shore of Maui are closed for a second time this week after an aggressive shark…

Maui Beaches Reopened After Shark Attack

Makena beaches on Maui’s south shore reopened Tuesday after a man died from a shark attack.  The victim, 57-year-old Patrick…

Shark Tracking, Safety Tips Gain Traction After 2nd Fatality

From Maui Now: A stretch of shoreline in South Maui remains closed until at least…

Kayaker Dies From Shark Bite Injury Off Maui

From KITV: A kayaker reportedly died from his injuries after he was bitten by a shark…

Shark Bites Snorkeler Off South Maui

From The Maui News: A 2-mile stretch of beach in South Maui was closed Friday after…

Man Bitten By Shark Off Maui’s ‘Kite Beach’

A kite boarder was bitten by a shark off of Kaa Point on Maui on Thursday at about 3:20 p.m. …
Hawaii’s Instaweek: A Shark, Wayne’s World and Gay Marriage Vote Preps

Hawaii’s Instaweek: A Shark, Wayne’s World and Gay Marriage Vote Preps

Surfer punches shark, whale carcass floats, priestly profits and gay marriage battles — it was quite a week.

Big Isle Shark Victim Makes Triumphant Return to Water

From the Hawaii Tribune-Herald: There were no monsters lying in wait beneath the surf at Pohoiki on…

HuffPost Hawaii: Tiger Shark Capture Video Sparks Outcry

If you haven’t seen it yet, you should. Our partners at HuffPost Hawaii are reporting on the huge…

Female Tiger Sharks in Hawaii Migrating from Northwest Isles

Many of the tiger sharks roaming around our waters these days are mature females that migrated from the northwestern…

Maui Beach Activity Dipped Slightly After Shark Attack

From The Maui News: In the weeks following the shark attack on 20-year-old Jana Lutteropp, who died…