Sanibel Sea Shells: Extraordinary Sanibel Shelling

SeaShell News, 3-12-15, Whelk Egg Case By Dystopos, Via Creative Commons. |

Sanibel Shelling: Storms Push Sea Shells & Sea Life Up On Sanibel Beaches As reported by WINK News CBS. “Piles of sea creatures, like sea urchins and starfish, are lining the Sanibel shoreline. Holly Milbrandt, an environmental biologist with the City of Sanibel, says high winds and surf shook up the Gulf floor, sending the creatures onto the…

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Sanibel Red Tide Report

Sanibel Rentals, 4-17-15, Statewide Karenia Brevis Concentrations 04/09/2015 - 04/16/2015. |

Sanibel Red Tide Status, April 17, 2015:  No Red Tide. Sanibel Rentals, 4-17-15, Sanibel: Red Tide is not present at this time near Sanibel & Captiva Islands. Continued good news.  FWC didn’t find Karenia brevis, the Florida red tide organism, in any samples across Florida over the last week. Here’s Friday’s FWC update. Red Tide Status (April 17,…

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Blind Pass Continues To Fill In

Sanibel Rentals, 3-29-15, Sanibel: Blind Pass Filling in, Nearly Closed To Navigation. |

Blind Pass Continues To Fill In; Nearly Closed To Navigation. Sanibel Rentals, 3-29-15, Sanibel & Captiva: Blind Pass is close to being filled in and is only navigable out to the gulf at high tide by low draft boats. It is scheduled to be dredged again this coming fall and winter. On the other hand,…

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Sanibel Bayous Preserve Restoration & Bowman’s Beach Project

Shells And Algae On Sanibel's Bowman's Beach By Gregory Moine, Via Creative Commons. |

City Council To Discuss Sanibel Bayous Preserve Restoration Project This Week. Final funding and an update on the Sanibel Bayous Preserve Restoration Project will be discussed at the Sanibel City Council this week. Here is the background based upon a City Of Sanibel Natural Resources Memorandum. “The Sanibel Bayous Preserve restoration project is designed to restore the…

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Sanibel Shell Festival 2015

Sanibel Shell Festival, Sanibel Rentals, Photo Courtesy Of Sanibel Shell Festival. |

Sanibel Shell Festival: March 5, 6 & 7. Information and photos courtesy of the Sanibel Shell Festival. The Sanibel Shell Show began 78 years ago when a few Sanibel shell collectors decided to have an exhibit of their shells on the porch of The Island Inn. Today it is considered one of the top shell…

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