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Listed below are all the news items from July 2008. Please follow the links to read the full article.
- 02 July 2008
Help save hawkmoths at the NHM
The Natural History Museum (NHM) in London has a rare opportunity to acquire an outstanding collection of 229,000 hawkmoth specimens. The hawkmoths were painstakingly gathered by a passionate...
- 05 July 2008
Born to be Wild, an AES member on the BBC
In 2007, the BBC filmed the family of AES council member Phil Wilkins for the new BBC4 television programme "Born to be Wild". Britain has a long tradition of amateur naturalists taking to the wilds...
- 10 July 2008
Have you seen a Ghost slug?
An all-white, carnivorous slug has been discovered in south Wales. The slug has now been described as a species new to science by biologists at Amgueddfa Cymru (National Museum Wales) and at Cardiff...
- 15 July 2008
AES Exhibition 2008 trading forms available
The Amateur Entomologists' Society is pleased to announce that the traders' application forms for the AES Annual Exhibition and Trade Fair 2008 in October are now available. The forms can be...