Portugese Man O' War (Photo by Scott Sonnenberg)
NWS warns of jellyfish, rip currents around Carolina Beach
The National Weather Service in Wilmington has issued a beach hazard statement until 8 p.m. because of jellyfish and rip currents at Pleasure Island. Mon, 06/01/2015 - 4:42pm
EXTRAORDINARY PEOPLE: The Jellyfish Whisperer
Jellyfish can be scary. We know they come in all shapes and sizes and some can sting, but there are a lot of unknowns as well. Our Extraordinary Person of the Week studies jellyfish and says there are folks think jellyfish populations are on the rise. His research, though, shows that it's a myth. In fact, he says jellyfish numbers rise and fall over a 20 year time frame and it's that kind of knowledge that makes Rob Condon....the Jellyfish Whisperer. Thu, 11/20/2014 - 2:58am
Jellyfish invade local beaches
North Carolina beach goers have been seeing a lot more of a certain slimy creature lately. Jellyfish are invading the North Carolina coast, partly because of the unseasonably high water temperatures. Wed, 08/06/2008 - 9:16pm