30 Days Wild 2019 – Day Thirty


twt-30-days-wild_countdown_30Day 30: For the last day of 2019’s 30 Days Wild, we headed to the beach.

Formby Beach is a firm favourite of ours, so we decided to share it with my visiting friend, Jennifer who also happens to be a Riley fan! While throwing the ball for Riley to chase, we came across beached jellyfish. I think they were two types. Correct me if I am wrong!

Barrel Jellyfish:

  • Is the UK’s largest jellyfish
  • Has eight frilly tentacles
  • Their sting is still potent when dead
  • Attracted to plankton blooms

Lion’s Mane Jellyfish:

  • Lives in the North Atlantic
  • Glows in the dark
  • Is 95% water
  • Has tentacles that can grow to 120 feet

Have you seen any jellyfish? If so what type?

Thanks for reading, and stay wild!

Christine x

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3 thoughts on “30 Days Wild 2019 – Day Thirty

  1. Wow! Love those jellyfish pics. Whilst in Ravenglass Hugo actually started rolling in what I think was a moon jellyfish. 😦 A dead one luckily. In Scotland in the outer Hebrides last year we did see Lions Manes, compass jellyfish ( very like lions Manes but smaller) and little purple blue ones called By the Wind sailors. That is my total tally of jellyfish spots. X

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