We encourage you to attend the Miniature Wonders talk presented by Dr Karen Richards and Dr Jo Potter-Craven on July 27. The talk highlights the importance of our often overlooked threatened insects. Proceeds raised by the presentation will be used to support our website. Thanks so much to Dr. Karen Richards for nominating us. We … Read more
We’re so excited to have been awarded the Entomological Society of Victoria’s Le Souef Memorial Award, 2021. This is to acknowledge the contribution made by amateurs in the development of knowledge of insect fauna. We are very grateful for the Tasmanian Field Naturalists club, in particular Margaret Warren for taking the time to prepare the … Read more
As promised, we’ve been working hard to rebuild the moths by colour and caterpillars by colour pages. This was a lot more complicated to complete than our last site. After more than 50 “sittings” we’ve got it ready to release, although still have some tweaks to go. Happy hunting and have a lovely Christmas .
We’ve been debating whether the right sidebars created clutter or were useful. Today clutter won, and we turned them off on virtually all of the pages. We hope everyone enjoys a bit more space.
We just released the link, so hopefully other people will start using this site. It’s exciting after all of the hard work that has gone into the change. Our old site was made public on September 1, 2012, so we are only just past our 9 year anniversary. We hit a new problem in that … Read more