Author Archives: Liti

Moth Party in Western Wisconsin

Marcie O’Connor, an avid moth’er and one of National Moth Week’s first supporters invited some friend for a moth party to celebrate Moth Week on her farm in Western Wisconsin. Marcie wrote about it in her blog: A Prairie Haven. … Continue reading

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Color Moth Pictures for the National Moth Week Website – Kids activity

Kids activity for ages 3-12. EVERYONE CAN PARTICIPATE! Here’s how: Print and color any moth you like from the book which you can find at this link. You can use a moth guide book (Click here for suggested books) to color … Continue reading

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NMW Welcomes Carl Barrentine to Our Science Advisory Board

Carl’s academic training was in biology and he taught biology at CSU, Bakersfield for nearly a decade before being lured to the Midwest to engage in the pedagogical task of integrating the Sciences with the Humanities at the University of … Continue reading

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NMW new partner – ZERYNTHIA, Spain’s organization for butterfly conservation

ZERYNTHIA, the only national organization for butterfly conservation in Spain, is a nonprofit association that works in the areas of conservation, reporting and scientific study on Spanish butterflies and moths. It is the Spanish partner of Butterfly Conservation Europe, a … Continue reading

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Moth at the Meadowlands, New Jersey, USA

Learn all about moths — those amazing cousins of butterflies — at the Meadowlands’ third annual Moth Night at DeKorte Park from 8:30 to 11 p.m. And it’s FREE. We’ll be hosting the folks from National Moth Week, who’ll present … Continue reading

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Submit Your Moth Sightings to BAMONA

Whether you’re new to mothing or an experienced moth-er, you can contribute to science by submitting photos and information on your sightings to Butterflies and Moths of North America (BAMONA), a partner of National Moth Week. BAMONA is a unique, … Continue reading

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Moth Night in East Brunswick Kicks Off National Moth Week This Friday – New Jersey, USA

Join the Friends of the East Brunswick Environmental Commission and the NMW team this week for the official kickoff of National Moth Week 2014, Friday, July 18, at 8:30 p.m. We’ll be hunting moths at Community Park, also known as … Continue reading

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North Dakota’s ‘Moth Month’ has started!

July is a busy month for Carl Barrentine and his fellow moth’ers in North Dakota, for them it’s not just just a week – it’s Moth Month. Check out what they planned for celebrating Moth Month on Carl’s website Dakota … Continue reading

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And Wyoming Makes 50!

For the second year in a row, National Moth Week will be celebrated across America in all 50 states and the District of Columbia! Today, Wyoming became the 50th state to register a National Moth Week event. The NMW team … Continue reading

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NMW new partner – Japan Heterocerists’ Society

The National Moth Week in Japan website ( is managed by a working group, in collaboration with the Japan Heterocerists’ Society ( and the Jpmoth website ( In Japan, there are many people and groups who are interested in moths. … Continue reading

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