Moths

Night flyers rule the skies!
Find out how you can be a hero to protect
ecosystems that are out of balance!

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Moth caterpillars serve as food for many birds. It takes up to 1,800 caterpillars to raise a chickadee chick.

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Some moths don't have mouths! They only eat during their caterpillar stage.

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Moths are excellent at camouflage!

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Moths pollinate night-blooming flowers and are food for bats and birds.
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Heroes with bubble and flowers
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Gypsy Moth on human hand

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These moths are causing problems through no fault of their own.

Learn about them and take action!

This Moth Loves Apples!

It is native to Australia. The first detection in the United States was in 2007, in California. Move the slider to see it transform into an adult!

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LBAM larva
Light Brown Apple Moth

Here to Stay, but Don’t Spray!

This moth was brought here from Europe in 1868. A defoliator of trees, the gypsy moth is best controlled with natural predators and early detection.

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GM with egg mass
Gypsy Moth