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Listed below are all the news items from June 2009. Please follow the links to read the full article.
- 04 June 2009
Submit your butterfly photographs to The Guardian
The Guardian is running an online call for photographs of butterflies taken by readers of its Web site. There is no prize but readers will be asked to vote for the best from a short-list of ten....
- 08 June 2009
New AES President
The AES is pleased to announce that Dr Robin Wootton is the new President of the Amateur Entomologists' Society. Robin is an Honorary Research Fellow at the University of Exeter and was voted in as...
- 16 June 2009
New digital microscope for the Bug Club
A portable digital microscope and stand has been donated to the Bug Club by Sonia Copeland Bloom, who is an author of stories about insects. This will mean that we can look at smaller insects and...
- 18 June 2009
Garden Moths Count starts this weekend
Garden Moths Count (20-28 June 2009) needs the help of the public, gardeners and their families to become citizen scientists for a night or two in the search for Darwin's moth; the Peppered Moth...
- 21 June 2009
Short-haired bumblebee to be re-introduced
A new project is underway to re-introduce the Short-haired bumblebee back into the UK. The Short-haired bumblebee (Bombus subterraneus) was last recorded in the UK in 1988. However, it is doing well...