TITLE

The 'Jelly' Threat

AUTHOR(S)
Barnard, Richard C.
PUB. DATE
June 2007
SOURCE
Sea Power;Jun2007, Vol. 50 Issue 6, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The article reflects on the threat of jellyfish to warships. According to the author, there is no handy remedy and killing them would wreck environmental havoc and not solve anything. He said that jellyfishes are capable of crippling an aircraft carrier. He said that the problem concerning jellyfishes has received little attention.
ACCESSION #
25953896

 

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