Author Archives: Moth Week

Ian Morton of Belize Joins NMW Team

The National Moth Week team is delighted to welcome its newest member, Ian Morton of Belize, an avid supporter of citizen science and NMW participant, who created the moths-of-belize.com website. As a team member, Ian is serving as an administrator … Continue reading

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Moth Paintings – Guest blog by Deborah Davis

     

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National Moth Week 2016

Happy New Year to all moth’ers! National Moth Week 2016 will be held during the last full week of July, 23 – 31. Registration is open online – click here to register your Private or Public mothing event.  (It may … Continue reading

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Kenai National Wildlife Refuge

Spooky Seasons event at Kenai National Wildlife Refuge is an annual kid’s hands-on program that invites families to spend some time exploring the things that some people find scary: bats, owls, nocturnal animals and learn more about them so their … Continue reading

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2015 MOTH PARTY at Prairie Haven

NMW participant Marcie O’Connor wrote about her event, or Moth Party, on her blog ‘Prairie Haven‘.  The party included hiking, food and of course moths…  There was no moth cake this year, but Anne promised to make one for next … Continue reading

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Did you submit NMW 2015 data?

Learn about why and how to submit moth observation – click here.  

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Auction: Name a newly discovered species of moth

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High Park Moth Night, guest post by Karen Yukich

High Park ( Toronto, Canada) Moth Night was held on July 22, 2015: Highlights: A tiny Mea skinnerella appears to be the first record for Ontario. Many other micros boosted the count total, but larger moths, including 7 species of … Continue reading

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National Moth Week on the Colorado Front Range – guest post by Eric R. Eaton

I cannot speak for all the National Moth Week events in Colorado, but I did participate in three of them, all public gatherings which surprised us in terms of human attendees. The number of moths that visited varied greatly, but … Continue reading

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Moth Night at the Fell House, New Jersey, USA

Every year New Jersey moth’ers get together for a National Moth Week event the Fell House. In 2015 the annual moth night is being held on August 10th.  

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