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“Marvelous Moths”, Jim des Rivieres photos at the Hudson Highlands Nature Museum

New exhibit of Moth photos by Moth’er, photographer and National Moth Week’s sponsor Jim des Rivieres.  The Hudson Highlands Nature Museum‘s new exhibit, “Marvelous Moths,” will open from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Jan. 31 and Feb. 1 at the museum’s Wildlife Education Center, … Continue reading

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Project Noah aims to document 1000 spottings of moths found during National Moth Week

Project Noah is a citizen-science based website open to amateur nature lovers and scientists alike. One can submit data points, known as “spottings,” identified or unidentified. If your “spotting” is unidentified, members of the community will assist in helping with … Continue reading

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Meet NMW Partner – DiversityIndia

Since 2001 DiversityIndia (http://diversityindia.org/)has been organizing communities to document biodiversity of Indian Subcontinent. It started with a cyber-community on Yahoo groups called ButterflyIndia to talk about Butterflies of India. The discussions began with 25 members and over the years generated … Continue reading

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Meet NMW Partner – The Xerces Society

Established in 1971, the Xerces Society is at the forefront of invertebrate protection, harnessing the knowledge of scientists and the enthusiasm of local citizens to implement conservation and education programs. Over the past four decades, Xerces has protected endangered species … Continue reading

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Project Noah helps host the inaugural National Moth Week – Guest Post by Jacob Gorneau

The Moths of the World mission at Project Noah  was featured as part of the inaugural National Moth Week, which ran from July 23, 2012 to July 29, 2012.  Project Noah and National Moth Week promoted appreciation of all moths … Continue reading

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The Dragonfly Woman’s NMW event

The Dragonfly Woman tells the story of a rainy NMW event on her blog: I hosted a public moth night for National Moth Week over the weekend.  I was really ready. I had enough lights, traps, and baits to have … Continue reading

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NMW event – Marcie O’connor, Buffalo County, Wisconsin

Marcie O’Connor often writes about moths on her blog – A Prairie Haven.  Marcie was one of the very first participants to register a NMW event. In a recent blog post she said:”I normally put up my lights to attract … Continue reading

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Cool Pics Wrap-Up from Richard Smith

Richard, a NMW supporter, published moth photos and stories during NMW. Here is the last NMW post from Richard’s  blog: “Okay, this is it for the moth photo posts (for a while, anyway). I usually do a Single Image Sundays post right … Continue reading

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Update from the NMW team

National Moth Week (www.nationalmothweek.org) is only 1 day away! Thanks to Fran R. for a suggestion to reach out to the Nevada State Entomologist because his agency (NVDA) is now running two light nights next week in Elko County making … Continue reading

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Lepidopterists’ Society 2012 annual meeting, July 23-29, 2012

We at NMW are thrilled to have the support and help of the Lepidopterist Society. The 2012 meeting of the Lepidopterists Society will be held jointly with the Societas Europaea Lepidopterologica (SEL) during NMW. The meeting will take place at … Continue reading

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