Due to weather conditions, the Museum will close at 5 p.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 27 and reopen at 10 a.m. on Saturday, Oct. 1. More Info
Calusa canal around Smith Mound

Good Question

Today at Pineland, there is no obvious drinking water source for people who thrived here for over 1500 years. The … Continued

female lightning whelk laying her fibrous egg casing

What are They Doing?

In past newsletters we’ve reported on how essential the lightning whelk was for Calusa Indians. Recently, a photo of lightning … Continued

new book cover

As We Learn, We Teach

Two new publications are in print as of April, 2019: a chapter by Karen Walker, Bill Marquardt, Lee Newsom, and … Continued