“Oil Sheen” in Buzzards Bay Actually Jellyfish

“Oil Sheen” in Buzzards Bay Actually Jellyfish
Bloom of moon jellies, Aurelia aurita, in Chesapeake Bay; thousands of jellies aggregate together. Photo/National Science Foundation/Scott Kupiec

Boston.com: The Coast Guard says that crews responding to a report of a large oil sheen in Buzzard Bay have discovered a large area of jellyfish.

Coast Guard pollution responders and the Fairhaven Harbormaster responded by boat and helicopter to the reported pollution area on Friday morning, only to find that the sheen was actually a large mass of jellyfish.

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