Trinity National Wildlife Refuge

How the Texas “Moth Man” Identified 900 Species Along the Trinity River

June 24, 2019 | By Susan L. Ebert

About 10 years ago, Stuart Marcus, refuge manager for the Trinity River National Wildlife Refuge, arrived early one morning at his office to find that a tiny visitor had stopped by.
Sporting glistening spiked hair and garbed in an exotic dayglo fuchsia/tangerine/black ensemble, this emissary from the order lepidoptera might well have been saying, “I’m here to introduce you to my tribe.”

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