Tag Archives: Sponsors 2013

Moth Declines – Why We Need Moth Week

David Wagner – one of our sponsors and the author of Caterpillars of Eastern North America: A Guide to Identification and Natural History – recently published a journal article on moth decline in the Northeastern United States in News of the … 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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Win a Book for Participating In National Moth Week – update

National Moth Week has teamed up with leading nature-writers to give participants a unique opportunity to win a signed copy of their books. Click here for details.  A list and information of the books was published here [and see a … 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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Mothing Blogs

I couldn’t decide how to start this blog post, so I turned to Google for help.  I started by asking “what is a blog”, and this is what Google informed me:  “A blog is a Web site containing the writer’s … 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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John Himmelman’s setup

Recently, on  the Mothing Facebook page, John Himmelman posted a picture and description of his setup: “My moth light set-up.  A UV “de-zappified” bug zapper with sheet attached to shed. The shed’s at the far end of the mowed yard … Continue reading

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Meet NMW supporter – Donna Brunet

Donna Brunet has combined an educational background in environmental history and entomology into a full-time career as a free-lance photographer specializing in insect photographs. Her images are of wild, free-flying insects with the exception of a few moths collected at … 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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The new Peterson Guide to Moth – Book tour schedule

Seabrooke Leckie, co-author of the “New Peterson Guide to Moths of Northeastern North America“, and a sponsor of National Moth Week,  will present this newest title in the Peterson Field Guide Series in a series of presentations during an upcoming book … Continue reading

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