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NMW events – Costa Rica with Cameron Prybol

My current mothing location is 1100 meters in elevation amongst the Monteverde Cloud Forest of Costa Rica. I am an undergraduate at the University of Georgia and started working with moths a few semesters ago when I joined Dr. John … Continue reading

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NMW events – Hawaii, July 22, at the front yard of Sam Ohu Gon III

Sam Ohu Gon III is participating in National Moth Week in Hawaii. He is a member of the Hawaiian Entomological Society and an At-Large member of the State of Hawaii Board of Land & Natural Resources. Founded in 1905, the … Continue reading

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Meet NMW supporter – Bug Geek

Crystal Ernst (best known online by her internet alter-ego “TGIQ”) is a PhD candidate studying Arctic beetle assemblages and functional ecology at McGill University in Quebec, Canada. She is also very passionate about science education and outreach. She has been … Continue reading

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John Beetham’s setup

John Beetham is a moth’er in Central NJ and a NMW supporter through his ‘A DC Birding Blog‘. John sent us a picture of his mothing setup and a description: I use a 13-watt CFL blacklight (which I think is … Continue reading

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Meet NMW supporters – Miami Blue Chapter and Broward County Butterfly Chapters of North American butterfly Association (NABA)

Lepidoptera are estimated to be about 80% moths and 20% butterflies. Although huge in numbers of species, moths, largely nocturnal, have taken a back seat to their typically more colorful diurnal butterfly cousins in our imaginations, enthusiasm, and culture. National … Continue reading

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National Moth Week Partners with BAMONA for Data Collection

Butterflies and Moths of North America (www.butterfliesandmoths.org) is excited to partner with National Moth Week (NMW).  Our website provides easy online submission of your backyard photographs, and we encourage all NMW participants to create a free account and to submit … Continue reading

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Moth Money!

It’s this simple: Get an album. Take photos of moths (and photos marking the time and place you found them). Upload photos to your album.  Tag with location. Do it better than anyone else — collect your money!  Discover Life … Continue reading

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Meet NMW supporter – Bergen County Audubon Society

Bergen County Audubon Society (www.bergencountyaudubon.org) is the local chapter of The National Audubon in Northern New Jersey.  We are an all volunteer organization founded in 1941 and are now in our 71st year.  Our mission is to promote and protect … Continue reading

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Meet NMW sponsor – John Himmelman

John Himmelman is a naturalist who makes his living as an author and illustrator. While most of his 70+ books are for children, he also writes books for adults on various topics of natural history. His first in this genre … Continue reading

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Moth Night with Seabrooke Leckie and Friends

On Thursday night, the Friends of the East Brunswick Environmental Commission (www.friendsebec.com) welcomed Seabrooke Leckie to the East Brunswick Cultural Arts Center as part of her east coast book tour. Seabrooke is the co-author of the amazing new Peterson Field … Continue reading

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