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WorldGiant jellyfish spotted by divers off English coast

17:55  15 july  2019
17:55  15 july  2019 Source:

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Giant jellyfish ‘as big as a human’ spotted by divers off Cornwall coast . Rupert Kirkwood, who is known as The Lone Kayaker, wrote on his blog earlier this year: “There are more barrel jellyfish around the coast of SW England than I have ever seen in 15-plus years of sea kayaking.

A diver off the British coast swimming next to a giant barrel jellyfish - almost as big as HIM. Scuba- diver Nick Lyon, 50, spent several minutes in the sea

Giant jellyfish spotted by divers off English coast © Dan Abbott/Wild Ocean Week Lizzie Daly described meeting the jellyfish as "unforgettable."

A giant jellyfish the size of a human has stunned a diver off the south-western coast of England.

The incredible creature -- a barrel jellyfish -- was spotted near Falmouth by broadcaster and biologist Lizzie Daly, who described the encounter as "breathtaking."

"What an unforgettable experience," she added. "I know barrel jellyfish get really big in size but I have never seen anything like it before!"

"It was the best thing I've ever done," she said in a video of the meeting.

Daly, who was exploring the waters as part of her campaign "Wild Ocean Week," added the jellyfish was a big as she is.

Barrel jellyfish are the largest species of jellyfish in British seas, but it is extremely rare to spot one of the size Daly did.

They typically grow up to one meter (3.2 feet) and weight up to 25 kilograms (55 lbs), according to The Wildlife Trusts. Barrel jellyfish are frequently washed up on the UK's coastlines during the summer months.

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The Coast Guard is searching for two people in the water off Surfside Beach in Freeport. Officials responded to a report that two people were seen on a gray pool float trying to make it back to shore. A helicopter and boat responded to the area. A gray pool float matching the description of the float from the initial report was found. Anyone with information is urged to contact the Houston-Galveston sector at (281) 464-4854. ALSO POPULAR ON KHOU.

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