05 May '11, 3am

Backyard wildlife at night -- enjoying the "nightlife"

Don and I are ribbed regularly by friends who consider our infatuation with moths and bats a bit eccentric. But we’re downright laid back compared to other nightlife lovers. Some moth mavens paint a ripe concoction of brown sugar, mashed bananas and beer on tree trunks to entice underwings and other moths addicted to sweets. High-technology types deploy advanced night vision equipment developed by the military to spy species cloaked by the cover of darkness.

Full article: http://www.nwf.org/News-and-Magazines/National-Wildlife/G...