Saturday, 10 November 2007

Saturday, 10 November 2007

We gathered upstream from Walton Bridge Reserve on the creek directly down from the old cricket nets on the Soccer...
What insects?

What insects?

It was uncertain what animals we would be able to attract, though the site has had lots of revegetation work done on it and the recent rain was likely to have been good for...
The Bug Lady

The Bug Lady

About 20 people came, a mix of adults and kids, led by Michelle Larsen (a.k.a. the Bug Lady) who is director, co-founder and presenter for Bugs Ed. This photo shows Michelle shading her eyes, peering at the light...
What to wear?

What to wear?

The standard gear for an event like this is insect repellent for the mosquitoes, and sunglasses (to help protect your eyes from the UV light), a long-sleeved shirt and long trousers, socks and shoes. It is a good idea to be able to tuck the trousers into your socks,...
A cool Spring evening.

A cool Spring evening.

The participants included many people from the local area as well as some BRAIN and SOWN members from further...
Geometrid Moth

Geometrid Moth

This is a moth in the family Geometridae. Many Geometrids have slender abdomens and broad wings which are usually held flat with the hindwings...