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National Moth Week today – July 18, 2015

There are 137 mothing events being held in 21 countries today, 71 private events and 66 public events. The National Moth Week team is having a kickoff event later today at Jamesburg Park, Middlesex country, New Jersey, USA. As of … Continue reading

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Highlights of National Moth Week Events in Japan

Guest post by  Utsugi JINBO During the National Moth Week 2015, an insect book exhibition will be held at a store of Junku-dou, a large chain bookstore, at Ikebukuro city in Tokyo. This is an exhibition sale of insect books … Continue reading

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Register a 2015 National Moth Week event

Anyone can participate in National Moth Week. “Moth-ers” of all ages and abilities are encouraged to learn about, observe and document moths in their backyards, parks,and neighborhoods. There is no fee to register an event. Registration is open to individuals, … Continue reading

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National Moth Week 2015, July 18-26, Invites Citizen Scientists to Celebrate Moths

This year’s event to spotlight hawk moths, sphinx moths in Sphingidae family Registration is in full swing for the fourth annual National Moth Week 2015 (NMW) July 18-26, a global citizen-science project that celebrates the beauty, diversity and ecological importance … Continue reading

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Little moths show off their colors at Long Key Nature Center

By: Sandy Lanman The best moths often come in tiny packages. Attending a moth night on a steamy mid-summer evening at the Long Key Natural Area in Davie, Fla., certainly proved this. Administrator Kelli Whitney hosted some 30 moth-ers of … Continue reading

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Moth at the Meadowlands, New Jersey, USA

Learn all about moths — those amazing cousins of butterflies — at the Meadowlands’ third annual Moth Night at DeKorte Park from 8:30 to 11 p.m. And it’s FREE. We’ll be hosting the folks from National Moth Week, who’ll present … Continue reading

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Moth Night in East Brunswick Kicks Off National Moth Week This Friday – New Jersey, USA

Join the Friends of the East Brunswick Environmental Commission and the NMW team this week for the official kickoff of National Moth Week 2014, Friday, July 18, at 8:30 p.m. We’ll be hunting moths at Community Park, also known as … Continue reading

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And Wyoming Makes 50!

For the second year in a row, National Moth Week will be celebrated across America in all 50 states and the District of Columbia! Today, Wyoming became the 50th state to register a National Moth Week event. The NMW team … Continue reading

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Early Mothing event at Shaw Nature Reserve, Missouri, USA

You don’t have to be an experienced moth’er to participate in Moth Week. Everyone can moth! All you need is a light and sheet. For more on how to moth click here. Mothing at Shaw Nature Reserve Guest post by … Continue reading

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NMW at Hickatee Cottages, Southern Belize

Guest post by Ian Morton Hickatee Cottages, a small guesthouse in the jungle of Southern Belize, will be hosting its second annual National Moth Week event this year. Although not a research facility, national park or NGO, Hickatee Cottages is … Continue reading

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