Suffolk Moth Group and Moth Recording in Suffolk

This page will contain general information on mothing. At the moment there's only a few links to follow.

Sugaring
Using a light is not the only way of attracting moths, before the widespread use of ultraviolet lamps using a sticky sugar mixture painted on posts and tree-trunks was a popular way of attracting moths. Read more...
Wine-ropes
An alternative means of sugaring using coarse rope soaked in a mixture of red wine and sugar, which some prefer to usual sticky sugar mixture. Read more...
Attending a moth night
Some guidelines for attending a moth night - what to bring and expect. This applies to SMG moth nights, other people running moth nights may have different arrangements or guidelines. Read more...

Last modified:03 November 2009