Who Is Watching The Gulf Coast Birds?

The enormous and sad task of watching the birds of the gulf coast struggle to survive the oil slick is partly the job of the Cornell Lab of Ornithology. Now, more than ever the sightings and nesting habits of the pelicans, roseate spoonbills and many others will need to be watched. Watch a slide show […]

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Decorating with Seashells

I mentioned in a previous post that I had found a blog written by a lady who lives on Sanibel Island.  She has a post on her blog with some beautiful photos of a beach home decorated with seashells. Living on or near a beach so full of wonderful shells does call for using them […]

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Seashell Identification: How It Began

I am not a seashell expert, just an everyday person who has recently taken an interest in identifying the Florida shells I have collected over the years.   While walking the Florida beaches during the many years I lived there, picking up pretty seashells was just part of life. It was something to keep the kids happy […]

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