Marine Life Offshore

Marine Life Offshore

Mankind has yet to understand well the ecosystem and the marine life in the depths of the oceans, lakes and rivers around the world.

Crystal-clear or murky. Relatively shallow or deep. Fresh or salt. There are so many things to discover about our water-dominated world.

Authorities don’t know why thousands of jellyfish packed a three-mile long section of San Francisco’s Ocean Beach recently – and are floating various reasons why there seems to be a proliferation of all types of jellyfish in the world’s oceans – an obvious issue that open water swimmers are aware of.

Photo above is of a piranha.

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