Prince Charles Demonstrates a Sweep Net in His Gardens
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Insect collecting has been a popular hobby and a staple of K12 biology programs. Collecting and curation equipment such as nets and insect pins are relatively inexpensive and many collecting devices are home made. Insect collecting connects students with nature, allows them to observe insects in their natural habitat and study their complex structures in labs.
The California Department of Fish and Wildlife…
Source: Living With Insects Blog