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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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Meet NMW supporter – Eric H. Metzler

Eric H. Metzler first saw butterflies at his grandmother’s rock garden.  Tolerant parents allowed Eric to collect butterflies, and other natural history objects.  Except for the fiddler crabs, Eric’s dad insisted that all specimens be dead.  Profits from a paper … Continue reading

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Welcome aboard – Dan Ford has joined the NMW team

National Moth Week is pleased to announce that Dan Ford has joined our team. Dan is a recent graduate of the University of Delaware with a Bachelor of Science in Entomology, Agriculture and Natural Resource Studies, and Wildlife Ecology. Dan is … Continue reading

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How To Attract An Entomologist

Step 1. Locate a suitable patch of forest, field, or desert. Step 2. Wait for a warm, moonless summer night. Step 3. Using a long extension cord, plug in a blacklight. Or even better, a mercury-vapor lamp. Step 4. Sit … Continue reading

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