Shells of Florida – Atlantic Ocean & the Florida
Keys, A Beachcomber's Guide to Coastal Areas: This colorful,
educational guide is an excellent resource for identifying the shells, common
sea beans and other coastal drift found in beach, lagoon and bay habitats. Great for all ages and is perfect for anyone who
enjoys the coastal areas whether briefly visiting the beach to nature
enthusiasts and beachcombers. This conveniently
sized guide features photographs grouped by color of some of Florida's common, uncommon and highly sought
shelled animals. Other aquatic coastal
animals are also included, plus important information about the wrack line and
the coastal drift treasures hidden there.
Common and scientific names, shell ranges, maximum sizes,
and other features are described in this guide.
Field identification assistance and educational tips are also presented. This pocket-sized, 12-panel, laminated, waterproof
guide is great for outdoor coastal experiences.
Photographs and text by Brian Lane and Jeanne Murphy.