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10 Ways to Catch Insects - Hakai Institute

10 Ways to Catch Insects

Insects and spiders crawl, fly, and scurry over the islands of the BC Central Coast. But how many species live here? That’s what an intrepid group of scientists is trying to find out at the 2018 terrestrial bioblitz on Calvert Island. Crawlers, flyers, and hiders each warrant a different strategy. Here are 10 creative capture methods.