I would like to gratefully acknowledge the following
individuals who have made invaluable contributions to this website:
Allan Burns, Ph.D.Professor and Chair of the Department of Anthropology, University of Florida-Gainesville.
James Evans, Conservation Officer, City of Sanibel.
John Gioscia, Orange County, California.
George Green of Coronado, California.
Libby Grimm, Public Relations Manager The Bailey
Matthew Seashell Museum.
Brian Harris, ex -Chief Engineer for Shell Tankers.
Ty Hartley, Synergy Design. Ft. Lauderdale, FL.
Anne Joffe, President, Sanibel-Captiva Chamber of Commerce - Sanibel Island, FL.
Dr. José H. Leal, Director, The Bailey-Matthews Shell Museum
- Sanibel Island, FL.
David Meardon, David Meardon Photography. Sanibel Island, FL.
Mark Tromans, Dept. Head, Social & Behavioral Sciences - Broward
Community College, Davie, FL.
The Sanibel Historical Society, Sanibel Island, FL.
The Sanibel Public Library, Sanibel Island, FL.