Author Archives: Moth Week

Out of the Darkness – Moth Paintings by Deborah Davis

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National Moth Week Flickr Group – Your contribution is needed, and valued

Citizen Science is not a new concept, although it was not until the late 20th Century that the concept really became popular and hugely successful. As early as the mid 1700’s Carl Linnaeus (who laid the foundations for the modern … Continue reading

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French NMW Partner Shares Love of Hawk Moths With World

Écrit en Français en bas Jean Haxaire, a senior professor of Earth and Life Sciences at Bordeaux University and Agen (high school)  in France, loves hawk moths so much that he has created a new website dedicated to the Sphingidae … Continue reading

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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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