Oldster's View

Fight Against Maturity

‘Monster jellyfish’ on Norwegian west coast

Aftenposten.no

jellyfish.jpgExtremely large stinging jellyfish have been periodically appearing off the shore of Sola on the southwest coast of Norway.

This has been a bumper year for jellyfish. The largest specimen spotted was approximately a meter (39.3 inches) in diameter.

“These can be deadly for children and those allergic to stinging jellyfish,” marine biologist Jan Helge Fosså at the Institute of Marine Research told NRK (Norwegian Broadcasting).

Advertisements

July 24, 2006 - Posted by | Uncategorized

Sorry, the comment form is closed at this time.

%d bloggers like this: