Tag Archives: Malaise trap

Images from the field

We’ve finally heard from Team Moose…the work is already well underway!  There’s just one problem: there are TOO MANY BUGS!!!

Malaise trap explosion! (Photo credit: Jana)

Ha.  I’m kidding of course; there can never be “too many bugs”.  That said, this is one of their Malaise trap catches after a mere 8 hours.  I hope they brought extra whirl bags!

Team Goose has also discovered an overabundance of biting flies…the bug jackets we were instructed to pack have been coming in handy…

The jacket hoods came down long enough for a visit with some local children:

Team Goose also sent along some photos of the beautiful scenery near one of their sampling sites: