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Hawaii Shark Attacks

Maui Shark Attacks Put Residents, Visitors on Edge

The Los Angeles Times has this story about the rise in shark attacks in Hawaii waters, particularly off of…

Hammerhead Shark Closes Maui Beach

From The Maui News: A sighting of a 4-foot-long hammerhead shark closed waters off D.T.

Big Island Body Boarder Bitten by Shark

It’s been the worst year on record for shark attacks in Hawaii and today that record got even worse.  A…

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…
Hawaii Shark Attacks