Jellyfish Die-off San Francisco Bay Area Beach

Date: Monday, November 30, 2015
Beach: Gray Whale Cove State Beach just south of Pacifica
Amount: Approximately 60 – 41 photo-documented below.
Description: clear jelly body and reddish-orange tentacles, with sizes ranging from tennis ball – to frisbee-size. There may be multiple species.
Possible Cause: El Niño warming waters. Please comment below if you have learned any other possible causes or have confirmed that it is in fact, El Niño.

 

 

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