Shells of Florida – Gulf of Mexico,
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.