FRENCH POLYNESIA | Bora Bora | Anau

Incident Details:

year: 2015
location: Anau
area: Bora Bora
country: FRENCH POLYNESIA
fatality: non-fatal
species: Blacktip Reef
victim: male
gender: M
age: 9
injury: Hand bitten
time: 10h00
species detail: Blacktip shark
source: Radio1, 3/16/2015
species: Blacktip Reef shark
date: 16-Mar-2015
activity: Hand feeding sharks

Reconstruction of the Shark Attack

In the year 2015 on the date reported as 16-Mar-2015 - male, a male aged 9 was Hand feeding sharks near Anau. A Blacktip Reef shark was reported to have attacked male. The attack was non-fatal (Hand bitten)