Helping to Sustain a Way of Life in the Bahamas


conch lip measure

One way to estimate a conch's age and reproductive status is by measuring the thickness of the lip of its shell.


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Rachel’s Network is named in honor of Rachel Carson, an author and scientist who transformed cultural perceptions of the environment with the publication of Silent Spring. The organization aims to raise the profile of women philanthropists by building collaborative alliances among women who care deeply about the environment. Rachel’s Network provides an important pathway and inspiration for calling attention to the pressing environmental issues facing our country and increasing women’s overall levels of political and civic engagement. Community Conch is proud to be a fiscal sponsorship project of Rachel’s Network.


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