Collection Tips by the Bug Chicks

Pest Management In and Around Structures, Science for Youth June 03, 2015 Print Friendly and PDF

Learn how to make your own bug net! The Bug Chicks, joined by Junior Master Gardeners, show you how easy it is. You’ll also get tips, tricks, and techniques to catch insects, just like an entomologist!  


You can also make a “beat sheet” to help you find insects hiding in trees, bushes, and other foliage. Check it out!

The Bug Chicks: DIY Insect Collecting from Bug Chicks on Vimeo.


Contributor: Sarah Bernard, M.S., Entomologist, University of Florida  

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This work is supported by the USDA National Institute of Food and Agriculture, New Technologies for Ag Extension project.