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Shark questions answered – NZ Herald &

John Kerr posted in on March 4th, 2013.

Dr Malcom Francis, a fisheries scientist at NIWA, is recognised as one of New Zealand’s foremost experts on sharks and their behaviour. In the wake of the fatal shark attack at Muriwai Beach, he answered questions from the public as part of the New Zealand Herald’s Ask an Expert series. He will also be taking […]

Fatal shark attack on popular beach near Auckland

Dacia Herbulock posted in on February 27th, 2013.

Details are still emerging of a fatal shark attack at Muriwai beach west of Auckland. One person was killed and pronounced dead at the scene. Police are reported to have discharged a firearm multiple times during the rescue attempt. The beach has been closed until further notice.   Selected media coverage Shark attack at Muriwai […]

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