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T-shirts and much more

Items with the National Moth Week logo are available from RedBubble.  Click on the link below to see clothing options, mugs and travel mugs and other products.  Your purchase helps support National Moth Week, and we thank you for it!

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Moth Breakfast – guest post by Marnie Crowell

The world needs more moth watchers. Every one of you who watches moths might try this during Moth Week: put on a Meet a Moth for Breakfast at your sheet or even porch light from 5 AM to 9 AM.  … Continue reading

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The Hamper Trap—Guest Post by Dr. Carl Barrentine

Carl Barrentine, one of our NMW team members, has kindly shared with us an excellent portable strategy for live-trapping moths.  Candidly, the notion for the ‘hamper trap’ was actually crystallized when Katsumi Ishizuka shared images of his ‘bait trap’ for … Continue reading

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Mothing and caterpillar hunting – Guest post by Isobelle Fox

I came to moths by the same route the moths themselves do – by way of caterpillars. I have been fascinated by them for years, and they are still the primary domain of my interest in Lepidoptera. I moved to Massachusetts … Continue reading

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Project Noah extends virtual patch availability to August 14

Project Noah is a citizen science project mobilizing new generations of nature explorers and helping people around the world appreciate their local wildlife. The ‘Noah’ in Project Noah stands for networked organisms and habitats. Project Noah aims to harness the power … Continue reading

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Project Noah Celebrates National Moth Week 2016 with virtual patch

Project Noah is a citizen science project mobilizing new generations of nature explorers and helping people around the world appreciate their local wildlife. The ‘Noah’ in Project Noah stands for networked organisms and habitats. Project Noah aims to harness the power … Continue reading

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National Moth Week events today, July 25, 2016

There are 98 mothing events today, July 25, 2016! Check the map for mothing events being held around the world today. Green events are public, Blue are private.  

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National Moth Week events today, July 24,2016

There are 87 mothing events today, July 24, 2016! Check the map for mothing events being held around the world today. Green events are public, Blue are private.

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Moth-watching events in the Finger Lakes Region of New York

Please see the below dates for a variety of moth-watching events in the Finger Lakes Region of New York. For more information please follow this link. Friday July 8th (starting at 9:30pm): Stonybrook State Park Moth Night. Meet at the … Continue reading

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Moths go Crazy on Flickr

National Moth Week Flickr group “one of the fastest growing groups on Flickr”.  Since the group opened its doors earlier this year to images taken at any time of year, the numbers of members has seen a startling increase to … Continue reading

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