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NMW 2014 results – Philippine Lepidoptera

Philippine Lepidoptera’s (PhiLep) call to its members at their Facebook group page to post their moth finds for the week long National Moth Week celebration was a huge success! Moth photos from all over the Philippines were shared and appreciated. … Continue reading

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NMW in Japan portal website has been launched

    Moth’ers in Japan should use the moth record submission system (in Japanese) http://submit.nationalmothweek-jp.net/ Photos can be also shared on the Flickr group at https://www.flickr.com/photos/nationalmothweek-jp/

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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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NMW new partner – Japan Heterocerists’ Society

「日本版ナショナル・モス・ウィーク」ウェブサイトの立ち上げ 「日本版ナショナル・モス・ウィーク」ウェブサイト (http://www.nationalmothweek-jp.net) は,日本のナショナル・モス・ウィーク関係の活動を行っている有志によるワーキンググループによって運営されています.この活動は,「日本蛾類学会」(http://www.moth.jp/)と「みんなで作る日本産蛾類図鑑」(http://www.jpmoth.org/)が支援をしており,ナショナル・モス・ウィークの活動を日本の方々に知っていただくこと,国内外の蛾好きの方々の連携を強めること,日本の蛾界のことを海外の方々に知っていただくことが目的です.みなさんの参加をお待ちしています. In Japan, there are many people and groups who are interested in moths. So our activity aims to encourage better collaboration and communication between them. Our website also aims to introduce activities of Japanese moth’ers, that … Continue reading

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NMW Welcomes Roger Kendrick to Our Science Advisory Board

We are happy to welcome Dr. Roger Kendrick to the Natioanl Moth Week Science Advisory Board.  Roger is Director of C & R Wildlife Tai Po, New Territories, Hong Kong SAR, China and founder of the  Asian Lepidoptera Conservation Symposium … Continue reading

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Stockton College to Host Moth-ing Event on Galloway Campus, NJ, USA.

Nature Enthusiasts, Citizen Scientists of All Ages Invited to Observe Moths at a Backlight with Entomologist Jamie Cromartie July 25 The Richard Stockton College of New Jersey’s resident entomologist Dr. Jamie Cromartie will lure nighttime nature to a backlight for … Continue reading

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Everything you wanted to know about National Moth Week

Find answers to your questions on the FAQ page.  Have more questions?  Let us know, we will add your questions and our answers!  Happy mothing. Click here to send your questions.

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Get Psyched in Philly for National Moth Week

Live in or near Philadelphia? The Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University will help you get psyched for National Moth Week with Prep for Moth Week, an educational program for adults, taking place on July 15.Stephen Mason, curatorial assistant … Continue reading

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Ken Philip

We are very deeply saddened to report that Ken Philip, one of our National Moth Week Science Advisory Board members has passed away. Ken, 82, was the founder of the Alaska Lepidoptera Survey. He had been a member of the … Continue reading

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