Discovering Moths: Nighttime Jewels in Your Own Backyard
Down East Books, Jan 1, 2002 - Nature - 232 pages
In lively, accessible prose, he explains the intricacy of moths' life cycle, their importance in nature, and how just a tiny handful of the many moth species are truly pests to humans. He tells how to attract moths with lights and bait, when and where to observe them, and how best to photograph these tiny subjects. Entertaining personal anecdotes and short profiles of some of the country's foremost mothers add human interest.
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Review: Discovering Moths: Nighttime Jewels in Your Own BackyardUser Review - Jamie - Goodreads
If you are a beginning or experienced naturalist who wants to start observing moths, this book is the place to start. If you think that moths aren't worth observing, or that they are scary, or that ... Read full review
Review: Discovering Moths: Nighttime Jewels in Your Own BackyardUser Review - Cindy - Goodreads
John helped me out as a mentor of sorts when I first discovered the magic of moths a dozen years ago. An engaging read that explores the wonderful world of these often overlooked insects, written with ... Read full review