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Re: Good place to anchor and have kids swim around in Cheasapeake Bay

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Originally Posted by FSMike View Post
Sea nettles are what jellyfish are called in the Chesapeake area. Don't let your kids get stung. Some times of year/areas are worse than others. Ask the locals.
Also, learn the treatment for stings.
What he said. Their toxin is apparently an allergin, because I knew some people who were completely unaffected by them. But, on the flip side, some people are really affected by them.

On the northern Gulf of Mexico.


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