shell island

Photos from You – Look at that water!

June 23, 2009 • 4 comments

Every week we’ll feature photos from you, the reader, of anything from crowded streets at Pier Park, to finger crabs scurrying across the beach. They say pictures are worth a […]

by Lori Duncan

Clear Blue

November 17, 2008 • 5 comments

Locals know this to be a fact, but many outsiders have a hard time believing the sand on our beaches is really this white.  This is an untouched photo of […]

by Teddy Meeks

Constant Motion

October 17, 2008 • 1 comment

I realize this is not a “nature photo” per se, but it certainly speaks to the pure joy and exhilaration children have when hunting for shells on our beautiful beach. […]

by Teddy Meeks

Sea Urchins and Seaweed

October 10, 2008 • 1 comment

I happened upon this scene one day while exploring Shell Island with the kids.  Sea Urchin “shells” are the extremely fragile exoskeleton of the spiny urchins that remain after the […]

by Teddy Meeks

The wonder of Shell Island

October 9, 2008 • 4 comments

So many shells, so little time!

by Lori Duncan