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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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Auction: Name a newly discovered species of moth

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NMW in New Hampshire, USA – a guest post by Lucy Golden

My name is Lucy Golden and I live in the White Mountains of New Hampshire. I have always been fascinated by insects, especially moths. Several years ago, my partner, son and I noticed that the numbers of cecropia and promethea … Continue reading

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Moth week at Bellavista Cloud Forest Ecuador – information in 4 languages

MOTH WEEK (Español) Bellavista Cloud Forest Lodge and Reserve, una reserva de 700 hectáreas ubicada al noroccidente de Pichincha – Ecuador, no muy lejos de Quito, es sin duda un paraíso para encontrar biodiversidad de flora y fauna. Así que … Continue reading

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NMW as part of the Bioblitz in Colmar Manor Park, Maryland, USA

  ——————————————   Facebook event – https://www.facebook.com/events/1632274943723584/ RSVP jacklofgren@earthlink.net Friends of Dueling Creek homepage at http://friendsofduelingcreek.org/

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Texas Butterfly Ranch Focuses on Moths for National Moth Week

Our good friends at the Texas Butterfly Ranch have confessed to sometimes being a little guilty of “species-ism.” That is, they haven’t quite given moths their due. But this year will be different. “In a salute to National Moth Week … Continue reading

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Highlights of National Moth Week Events in Japan

Guest post by  Utsugi JINBO During the National Moth Week 2015, an insect book exhibition will be held at a store of Junku-dou, a large chain bookstore, at Ikebukuro city in Tokyo. This is an exhibition sale of insect books … Continue reading

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NMW in Colombia – a guest post by Indiana Cristóbal

This year as part of my participation in the National Moth Week, I have the opportunity to teach a course on lepidopterology during 23 to 18 July. The course is to give the main notions about the study of taxonomy … Continue reading

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Register a 2015 National Moth Week event

Anyone can participate in National Moth Week. “Moth-ers” of all ages and abilities are encouraged to learn about, observe and document moths in their backyards, parks,and neighborhoods. There is no fee to register an event. Registration is open to individuals, … Continue reading

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Mighty moths and moths with mites! Guest post by Ian Morton, Belize

Ian sent us this blog post from Hickatee Cottages, Southern Belize: I thought that this was a fun title and a good excuse to post images of some of National Moth Week’s spotlighted family, Sphingidae, as well as some of … Continue reading

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