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Your membership to The Friends of the Dauphin Island Sea Lab entitles you to unlimited visits to the Aquarium of Alabama as well as the other benefits listed below. Your Friends membership  also supports the Dauphin Island Sea Lab in its mission to study the marine environment and educate the public about the ecological importance and natural beauty of our native coastal ecosystems.

New in 2020 the School of Fish Level for $2500 will  also include a lifetime membership for you.

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Friends of the Sea Lab

The Dauphin Island Sea Lab (DISL) is Alabama’s marine science education and research laboratory. Located on the eastern tip of Dauphin Island, a barrier island in the Gulf of Mexico, the DISL is surrounded by Mobile Bay, Mississippi Sound and the waters of the Gulf, making it perfectly situated for a wide range of marine science activity. DISL’s mission encompasses marine science research, coastal zone management policy, K-12 education, professional development for teachers and educating the general public through the Alabama Aquarium, DISL’s public aquarium.

Your contribution to join the Friends of the Sea Lab will help support the following:
• Marine Research
• Fisheries Research
• Campus Development
• Alabama Aquarium
• Educational Programs

Friends of the Sea Lab enjoy unlimited visits to the Alabama Aquarium

The Alabama Aquarium highlights the four key habitats of coastal Alabama: the Mobile Tensaw River Delta, Mobile Bay, the Barrier Islands and the Northern Gulf of Mexico. It includes the 10,000 square foot Exhibit Hall, a 7,000 gallon sting ray touch pool, and the Living Marsh Boardwalk. This facility has 31 aquariums totaling over 30,000 gallons with more than 100 species on display. The Alabama Aquarium showcases the plants, animals, and other natural resources found in the Estuary and its surrounding marine habitats.

"Windows to the Sea” the interactive wing to the Alabama Aquarium features  a unique look at our oceans through the use of technology, including  an interactive video wall which offers a glimpse into a Sargassam community and takes visitors on a spin around the globe to see how the Earth has evolved over millions of years.   The experience extends to a touch screen table with activities for visitors of all ages and the  “Sounds of the Sea,” which teleports visitors through the Delta, Gulf of Mexico, and beyond with sounds of the alligator, various fish, the Gaillard Island brown pelican and tern colonies, and right whales.
The centerpiece of the wing is a beautiful 500 gallon tank  featuring a Hawaiian reef community.

Click on the Friends tab above to find out more and download the membership form.

FRIENDS OF THE SEA LAB

Thank you for Your Support

LIFETIME MEMBERSHIPS

Mr. and Mrs. Travis Bedsole

Mr. Bart Briggs

Mr. Jay Ison

Mr. Richard Spates

Mr. Marty Stapleton

 

SCHOOL OF FISH

Mr. and Mrs. Douglas Clarke

 

STARFISH MEMBERSHIPS

Gary and Debbie Freedman

Mr. Skipper Tonsmeire

Mr. Don Urquhart

 

SKATE MEMBERSHIPS

Mr. Robert Burns

Dr. Jack Dipalma

Mr. Bud Urquhart

 

SEAHORSE MEMBERSHIPS

Amy Thompson Communications

Dr. and Mrs. Bennett Bearden

Mr. and Mrs. Dick Berry

Mr and Mrs. Tommy Blankenship

Mr. Bob Collins

Dr. and Mrs. Michael Damrich

Mr. George Davis

Ms. Eva Golson

Mr. Bill Haffner

Mr. and Mrs. Patrick Harrigan

Mr. Allen Hirsch

Dr. and Mrs. Ben King

Mr. and Mrs. Gaylord Lyon

Mr. and Mrs. Ian Malcolm

Mr. and Mrs. Robert Maycock

Mr. and Mrs. Thomas McPherron

Ms. Rebecca Moellinger

Mrs. Eliska Morgan

Mr. and Mrs. John Rand

Mr. and Mrs. Sam St. John

 

 

INDIVIDUAL MEMEMBERSHIPS

Ms. Louise Bullock

Mr. William Calbeck

Jeff Collier

Hannah Hembree

IPC Industrial

Ms. Victoria Kraver

Dr. Charles Lilly

Samuel Lockmiller

Yolunda Mayo

Ms. Joan Smith

Mr. Keith Stevenson

Mr. and Mrs. Al Tenhundfeld

Ms. Jane Williamson

 

STUDENT MEMBERSHIPS

Ms. Angie Jones 

Noah Townsend

Mr. William Woodruff

Ms. Patti Zukley

FAMILY MEMBERSHIPS

Ms. Elizabeth Abston

Mr. and Mrs. James Adams

Kathy Albright

Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Ashby

Mr. and Mrs. Joe Babington

Ms. Melissa Baker

Ms. Pamela Baker

Ms. Kim Baker-Tucker

Ms. Nicole Bartlett

Kristel Barton

Martha Baymiller

Ms. Ann Bedsole

Mr. and Mrs. John Bedsole

Ms. Abigail Bergdat

Ms. Lisa Billings

Mr. and Mrs Tee Blalock

Mr. and Mrs. Uwe Bollow

Mr. and Mrs. Preston Bolt

Cliff and LeeLee Brady

Mr. and Mrs. David Brister

Dr. and Mrs. Barry L. Brown

Carson Brown

Mr. and Mrs. Frank Brown

Mr. Joe Brown

Ms. Tanna Brown

Mr. Scott Browning

Mr. Paul Burkholder

Kenneth Burma

Andrea and Joseph Bush

Dr. Joe Busta

Lynn Byrd

Ms. Cele Cameron

Ms. Renee Campbell

Mr. and Mrs. David Carrington

Mr. William Chinnis

Mr. and Mrs. Ryan Clark

Mr. Richard Coarsey

Adam Cockrell

Mr. and Mrs. Charles Cockrell

Mr. Alexander Coley

Mr. and Mrs. Brian Comer

Amber Connick

Ms. Susan Davis

Ms. Carol DeHart

Connor Donavan

Ms. Suanne Drake

Mr. and Mrs. Alex Dunnam

Mr. Lance Estrada

Ms. Lillie Eubanks

Mr. Ben Evans

Mr. Johnathan Farr

Ms. Carole Finch

Mr. and Mrs. Hugo Fischer

Steve Frantz

Ms. Zinnette Gaffney

Sharon Gaspard

Ms. Brandi Geisert

Angela Gibson

Ms. Kim Gillow

Ms. Kristy Gonzales

Ms. Lisa Goodloe

Ms. Leslie Goula

Mr. Charlie Graddick

Mr. Herndon Graddick

Ms. Sabrina Green

Mr. and Mrs. Robert Greer

Patti Gregory

Mr. Brandon Grimes

Mr. Richard Gudmundson

Mr. and Mrs. Jimmy Hansel

Mr. Fred Hardman

Ms. Virginia Harkness

Dr. and Mrs. David Hassell

Mr. Geoffrey Hawkins

Mr. and Mrs. Harlod Hawkins

Mrs. Annette Heim

Ms. Maxie Hellman

Ms. Mary Hendershot

Mr. Lexton Hernandez

Ricky Herron

Ms. Christina Hickman

Thomas Hughes

Dr. and Mrs. Charles Hunter

Ms. Kim Husting

Ms. Valerie Iliff

Ms. Chloe Jarman

Ms. Stefania Jones

Mr. and Mrs. Morgan Kennedy

Janie Kretzer

Mr. James Ladd

Adam Lambert

Ms. Patricia Linder

Ms. Rachael Lofton

Conrad Luecke

Mr. and Mrs. Bob Lyons

Ms. Amber Mathis

Beth Mathison

Mr. Cody Mayo

Ms. Brandy McCain

Mr. Joe McDonald

Ms. Alysa McKee

Mr. and Mrs. Don McKee

Ms. Gillie McLean

Ms. Heather McLemore

Ms. Jenny McLester

Dr. and Mrs. John McMurphy

Dr. and Mrs. Trip McVay

Ms. Karen Miller

Ms. Lauren Miller

Marcia and David Miller

Mayer and Arlene Mitchell Charitable Foundation

Bijan Mohandessi

Mr. and Mrs. Mark Mostellar

Dr. and Mrs. Jay Murray

Mr. Richard Murray

Ms. Whitney Neil

Jamie O'Bryant

Dr. and Mrs. Richard Otts

Ms. Jacqueline Owsley

Ms. Lenore Pierce

Mr. and Mrs. Roy Price

Ms. Erin Rice

Mr. and Mrs. Erling Riis

Ms. Lanie Roberts

Mr. and Mrs. Robin Roberts

Ms. Marie Robinson

Ms. Marolyn Rounsaville

Michele Rumpf

Mr. Fuller Ryan

Michael Ryan

Ms. Peggy Salisbury

Norma Sansone

Mr. John Schneider

Mr. and Mrs. Bob Sharp

Bill Sheffield

Ms. Tori Shumake

Ms. Julie Sirmon

Mr. and Mrs. Garrett Smith

Mr. Jessie Smith

Ms. Sarah Sterling

Ms. Katherine Stockton

Mr and Mrs. Rick Stout

Mr. and Mrs. Mike Tafra

Ms. Amanda Renee Thomas

Mr. Clifton Vaughn

Ms. Lee Vick

Barry Vittor

Dr. and Mrs. Todd Volkman

Mr. Phillip Waldrop

Mr. Derrick Walters

Karen Wells

Ms. Amanda Whisenhant

Erna Whiston

Ms. Nancy White

Ms. Judy Wilbourn

Ms. Melissa Wolff

Anna Woodard

FRIENDS OF THE SEA LAB

Thank you for Your Support

 

 

 

LIFETIME MEMBERSHIPS

Mr. and Mrs. Travis Bedsole

Mr. Bart Briggs

Mr. Jay Ison

Mr. Richard Spates

Mr. Marty Stapleton

 

SCHOOL OF FISH

Mr. and Mrs. Douglas Clarke

 

STARFISH MEMBERSHIPS

Gary and Debbie Freedman

Mr. Skipper Tonsmeire

Mr. Don Urquhart

  

SKATE MEMBERSHIPS

Mr. Robert Burns

Dr. Jack Dipalma

Mr. Bud Urquhart

 

SEAHORSE MEMBERSHIPS

Amy Thompson Communications

Dr. and Mrs. Bennett Bearden

Mr. and Mrs. Dick Berry

Mr and Mrs. Tommy Blankenship

Mr. Bob Collins

Dr. and Mrs. Michael Damrich

Mr. George Davis

Ms. Eva Golson

Mr. Bill Haffner

Mr. and Mrs. Patrick Harrigan

Mr. Allen Hirsch

Dr. and Mrs. Ben King

Mr. and Mrs. Gaylord Lyon

Mr. and Mrs. Ian Malcolm

Mr. and Mrs. Robert Maycock

Mr. and Mrs. Thomas McPherron

Ms. Rebecca Moellinger

Mrs. Eliska Morgan

Mr. and Mrs. John Rand

Mr. and Mrs. Sam St. John

 

 

FAMILY MEMBERSHIPS

Ms. Elizabeth Abston

Mr. and Mrs. James Adams

Kathy Albright

Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Ashby

Mr. and Mrs. Joe Babington

Ms. Melissa Baker

Ms. Pamela Baker

Ms. Kim Baker-Tucker

Ms. Nicole Bartlett

Kristel Barton

Martha Baymiller

Ms. Ann Bedsole

Mr. and Mrs. John Bedsole

Ms. Abigail Bergdat

Ms. Lisa Billings

Mr. and Mrs Tee Blalock

Mr. and Mrs. Uwe Bollow

Mr. and Mrs. Preston Bolt

Cliff and LeeLee Brady

Mr. and Mrs. David Brister

Dr. and Mrs. Barry L. Brown

Carson Brown

Mr. and Mrs. Frank Brown

Mr. Joe Brown

Ms. Tanna Brown

Mr. Scott Browning

Mr. Paul Burkholder

Kenneth Burma

Andrea and Joseph Bush

Dr. Joe Busta

Lynn Byrd

Ms. Cele Cameron

Ms. Renee Campbell

Mr. and Mrs. David Carrington

Mr. William Chinnis

Mr. and Mrs. Ryan Clark

Mr. Richard Coarsey

Adam Cockrell

Mr. and Mrs. Charles Cockrell

Mr. Alexander Coley

Mr. and Mrs. Brian Comer

Amber Connick

Ms. Susan Davis

Ms. Carol DeHart

Connor Donavan

Ms. Suanne Drake

Mr. and Mrs. Alex Dunnam

Mr. Lance Estrada

Ms. Lillie Eubanks

Mr. Ben Evans

Mr. Johnathan Farr

Ms. Carole Finch

Mr. and Mrs. Hugo Fischer

Steve Frantz

Ms. Zinnette Gaffney

Sharon Gaspard

Ms. Brandi Geisert

Angela Gibson

Ms. Kim Gillow

Ms. Kristy Gonzales

Ms. Lisa Goodloe

Ms. Leslie Goula

Mr. Charlie Graddick

Mr. Herndon Graddick

Ms. Sabrina Green

Mr. and Mrs. Robert Greer

Patti Gregory

Mr. Brandon Grimes

Mr. Richard Gudmundson

Mr. and Mrs. Jimmy Hansel

Mr. Fred Hardman

Ms. Virginia Harkness

Dr. and Mrs. David Hassell

Mr. Geoffrey Hawkins

Mr. and Mrs. Harlod Hawkins

Mrs. Annette Heim

Ms. Maxie Hellman

Ms. Mary Hendershot

Mr. Lexton Hernandez

Ricky Herron

Ms. Christina Hickman

Thomas Hughes

Dr. and Mrs. Charles Hunter

Ms. Kim Husting

Ms. Valerie Iliff

Ms. Chloe Jarman

Ms. Stefania Jones

Mr. and Mrs. Morgan Kennedy

Janie Kretzer

Mr. James Ladd

Adam Lambert

Ms. Patricia Linder

Ms. Rachael Lofton

Conrad Luecke

Mr. and Mrs. Bob Lyons

Ms. Amber Mathis

Beth Mathison

Mr. Cody Mayo

Ms. Brandy McCain

Mr. Joe McDonald

Ms. Alysa McKee

Mr. and Mrs. Don McKee

Ms. Gillie McLean

Ms. Heather McLemore

Ms. Jenny McLester

Dr. and Mrs. John McMurphy

Dr. and Mrs. Trip McVay

Ms. Karen Miller

Ms. Lauren Miller

Marcia and David Miller

Mayer and Arlene Mitchell Charitable Foundation

Bijan Mohandessi

Mr. and Mrs. Mark Mostellar

Dr. and Mrs. Jay Murray

Mr. Richard Murray

Ms. Whitney Neil

Jamie O'Bryant

Dr. and Mrs. Richard Otts

Ms. Jacqueline Owsley

Ms. Lenore Pierce

Mr. and Mrs. Roy Price

Ms. Erin Rice

Mr. and Mrs. Erling Riis

Ms. Lanie Roberts

Mr. and Mrs. Robin Roberts

Ms. Marie Robinson

Ms. Marolyn Rounsaville

Michele Rumpf

Mr. Fuller Ryan

Michael Ryan

Ms. Peggy Salisbury

Norma Sansone

Mr. John Schneider

Mr. and Mrs. Bob Sharp

Bill Sheffield

Ms. Tori Shumake

Ms. Julie Sirmon

Mr. and Mrs. Garrett Smith

Mr. Jessie Smith

Ms. Sarah Sterling

Ms. Katherine Stockton

Mr and Mrs. Rick Stout

Mr. and Mrs. Mike Tafra

Ms. Amanda Renee Thomas

Mr. Clifton Vaughn

Ms. Lee Vick

Barry Vittor

Dr. and Mrs. Todd Volkman

Mr. Phillip Waldrop

Mr. Derrick Walters

Karen Wells

Ms. Amanda Whisenhant

Erna Whiston

Ms. Nancy White

Ms. Judy Wilbourn

Ms. Melissa Wolff

Anna Woodard

 

INDIVIDUAL MEMEMBERSHIPS

Ms. Louise Bullock

Mr. William Calbeck

Jeff Collier

Hannah Hembree

IPC Industrial

Ms. Victoria Kraver

Dr. Charles Lilly

Samuel Lockmiller

Yolunda Mayo

Ms. Joan Smith

Mr. Keith Stevenson

Mr. and Mrs. Al Tenhundfeld

Ms. Jane Williamson

 

STUDENT MEMBERSHIPS

Ms. Angie Jones 

Noah Townsend

Mr. William Woodruff

Ms. Patti Zukley

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