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Mid-Atlantic Weekend Lep Field Forecast for 2015 Aug. 1-2

Another butterfly that’s been AWOL all this summer showed up locally this week in the form of a Giant Swallowtail at Hoyle’s Mill in Montgomery Co. 688 more words

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Position Announcement -- Asst Curator, Texas A&M Insect Collection

Assistant Curator, Texas A&M University Insect Collection (TAMUIC)
The Department of Entomology at Texas A&M University seeks an Assistant Curator (collection manager) for the Texas A&M University Insect Collection. 333 more words

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Mid-Atlantic Weekend Lep Field Forecast for 2015 July 24-25

The big news this past week was the return of Little Yellows to the region after a hiatus of a couple of years, with reports at mid-week from Eastern Neck NWR in Kent Co MD. 506 more words

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No Declines in Monarch Migration along East Coast for Past Two Decades

In a paper sure to cause a firestorm of controversy about the much-hyped population freefall of the Monarch butterfly, a paper now in press at the… 792 more words

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Mid-Atlantic Weekend Lep Field Forecast for 2015 July 18-19

It’s certainly been rainy enough lately to suit most anyone, but that hasn’t put an end to the drought of traditional grass skippers.  This is one of the poorest summers on record so far for the grass skippers that typically are all over nectar sources this time of year:  … 689 more words

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Mid-Atlantic Weekend Lep Field Forecast for 2015 July 4-5

There will be no Forecast next week, as I will be butterfly watching in the high desert of Utah.  The Forecast will return for the weekend of July 18-19.  943 more words

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Mid-Atlantic Weekend Lep Field Forecast for 2015 June 27-28

The wet, cool weather prognosis for the weekend is likely to keep FOYs to a minimum this weekend, much as the oppressive heat last weekend did! 559 more words

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