Making an Insect Collection

Photo of various pinned insectsMaking an insect collection of your own can be a very rewarding experience. Before you begin, you will need to familiarize yourself with the basics: where to find insects, how to capture them, and how to properly kill, mount, label, and display them.

 

The following links will help you get started (under construction):

  • Collecting Insects
  • Setting Up a Relaxation Chamber
  • Mounting and Preserving Insects
  • Labeling
  • Storing and Displaying Your Collection