The Portuguese man o' war. With any luck, none will have ventured as far as Majorca. | Archive
Ignacio Franco, a researcher at the Spanish Institute of Oceanograhy, says that the number of jellyfish off Spanish coasts this summer is normal. It is in fact lower than had been expected in the spring, when there were warnings of greater numbers than usual. "At the start of the summer, everything seemed to indicate that it was going to be quite bad."