Forecasting jellyfish stranding
We have developped some methodologies to forecast jellyfish stranding, using numerical model (NEMO OGCM mainly) and lagrangian transport models (ARIANE and ichthyop) to simulate virtual particles mimicking the jellyfish path.
Associated papers on jellyfish transport
- L. Berline, B. Zakardjian, A. Molcard, Y. Ourmieres and K. Guihou, 2013. Modeling jellyfish Pelagia noctiluca transport and stranding in the Ligurian Sea. Mar. Pol. Bul., 70 (1-2), 90-99.