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Diane Peebles

About Diane Peebles

Diane grew up in Louisiana and attended Tulane University where she studied biological illustration, art history and the natural sciences.

She graduated in 1982 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology and Biological Illustration and moved to Florida with her husband, a marine biologist.

Because of her lifelong love of fishing, she decided to choose ichthyology as her illustration specialty. Her watercolor fish illustrations are in high demand for conservation, nature and scientific publications.

Her oil paintings have been featured on state and conservation fishing stamps, magazine covers, and books.

She continues to prioritize projects that enhance conservation of our natural resources, and supports many organizations and charities with her time and donation of artwork.

Diane currently serves as Vice President of the Florida Foundation for Responsible Angling.

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Saltwater Fishes of Alabama and Mississippi

Title: Saltwater Fishes of Alabama and Mississippi: A Guide to Inshore and Offshore Species
ISBN: 978-1-943334-32-2
Author: Diane Rome Peebles

Saltwater Fishes of Alabama and Mississippi is for fishermen and nature enthusiasts alike, featuring 65 common species of fish occurring in the beautiful bays, beaches and offshore waters of Alabama & Mississippi coast—from Herron Bay to Ono Island. The illustrations are arranged so that comparison of similar species is easy. The accompanying text accurately indicates size, distinguishing features and habitat.

This 12-panel guide, conveniently folds up in to a packet narrow enough to fit in a back pocket, yet sturdy enough to stand up under repeated use – durable lamination also makes it waterproof.

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Saltwater Fishes of Louisiana

ISBN:978-1-936913-44-2
Authors: Diane Rome Peebles

Saltwater Fishes of Louisiana is for fishermen and nature enthusiasts alike, featuring 65 common species of fish occurring in states’ beautiful marshes, bayous, bays and offshore waters.

The illustrations are arranged so that comparison of similar species is easy. The accompanying text accurately indicates size, distinguishing features and habitat.

This 12-panel guide, conveniently folds up in to a packet narrow enough to fit in a back pocket, yet sturdy enough to stand up under repeated use – durable lamination also makes it waterproof.

Size: 4”x 9” folded; 9” x 24.5” unfolded.
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Saltwater Fishes of the North and Mid-Atlantic States

ISBN: 978-1-936913-01-5
Author: Diane Rome Peebles

Saltwater Fishes of the North and Mid-Atlantic States: A Guide to Inshore and Offshore Species is for anglers and nature enthusiasts alike. Featured are 65 common saltwater species of fish occurring in the coastal and offshore waters from Virginia north to Maine.

The illustrations are arranged so that comparison of similar species is easy. The accompanying text accurately indicates size, distinguishing features and habitat. This 12-panel, laminated, waterproof guide is sturdy enough to stand up under repeated use and folds to an easy-to-carry pocket-size—a handy complement to any boat or tackle box.

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Saltwater Fishes of North Carolina, South Carolina and Georgia


ISBN: 978-1-936913-00-8
Authors: Diane Rome Peebles

Fishes of North Carolina, South Carolina and Georgia: A Guide to Inshore and Offshore Species is for anglers and nature enthusiasts alike. Featured are 65 common saltwater species of fish occurring in the beautiful coastal and offshore waters of the US South Atlantic Bight region. The illustrations are arranged so that comparison of similar species is easy. The accompanying text accurately indicates size, distinguishing features and habitat.

This 12-panel, laminated, waterproof guide is sturdy enough to stand up under repeated use and folds to an easy-to-carry pocket-size—a handy complement to any boat or tackle box.

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Saltwater Fishes of the Texas Gulf Coast

ISBN: 978-0-9825516-9-1
Author: Diane Rome Peebles

Saltwater Fishes of the Texas Gulf Coast is for fishermen and nature enthusiasts alike, featuring 65 common species of fish occurring in the beautiful bays, beaches and offshore waters of Texas.

The illustrations are arranged so that comparison of similar species is easy. The accompanying text accurately indicates size, distinguishing features and habitat.

This 12-panel guide, conveniently folds up in to a packet narrow enough to fit in a back pocket, yet sturdy enough to stand up under repeated use – durable lamination also makes it waterproof. Size:  4”x 9” folded; 9” x 24.5” unfolded.

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