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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 Year = 2007 (4 incidents)

Fatal accident (2007-08-20): US,23,Bay of Plenty/Kaituna/Awesome Gorge
Near Miss (2007-07-22): NZ,25,NZ,25,Bay of Plenty/Mangakarengorengo/To McLaren Falls
Injury incident (2007-03-23): FRA,25,Canterbury/Rangitata/Rangitata Gorge
Fatal accident (2007-01-13): USA,48,Southland/Waikaia/Canton Bridge to Piano Flat
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