the seagulls look concerned! More jellyfish wash up in Burnham
jellyfish have been washing up along tidelines in Burnham-On-Sea,
Brean and Berrow this week during a series of high tides.
Moon and Barrel Jellyfish, which can deliver a mild sting to paddlers
and swimmers, were washed up along Burnham-On-Sea beach this week.
the paddling seagulls appeared to look a little bemused about them,
as pictured above!
Dave Furber told Burnham-On-Sea.com that over 200 jellyfish were
washed up on one high tide last week following last Tuesday's
strong winds, as pictured below.
can give a nasty sting so we are advising people using the sea to
keep an eye out for them around the tide line," he added.
for the Marine Conservation Society (MCS) told Burnham-On-Sea.com:
"While some jellyfish are harmless or have a very mild sting,
others have a more painful sting. We recommend that, for your own
safety, you do not touch them and watch out for them if using the
sea where they have been seen."
The jellyfish in Burnham-On-Sea this week and Brean last week