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Accident/Incident Database

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The Whitewater NZ Accident/Incident database is intended to be a definitive record of whitewater kayak and canoe incidents, published in order to raise awareness of risks among the recreational canoeing community.

List for Region = Southland (3 incidents)

Fatal accident (2010-04-05): NZ,45,Southland/Mararoa/South Mavora Lakes to Kiwi Burn
Fatal accident (2007-01-13): USA,48,Southland/Waikaia/Canton Bridge to Piano Flat
Fatal accident (2005-03-11): FIN,22,Southland/Waiau
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