What’s Buzzin’

What can you see around Western Montana right now?

What’s Buzzin’ 9/22/23

Welcome back! After a busy week of moving into our new building, What’s Buzzin’ returns with an impressive showing of late-summer, early-fall-flying (and crawling) bugs. As the days cool off, we may […]

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What’s Buzzin’ 9/8/23

Despite the colder temperatures, the winged creatures are still out in abundance, as evidenced by this week’s submissions. Our pollinators are taking advantage of the last few blooming flowers while […]

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What’s Buzzin’ 9/1/23

Happy September! We’re kicking this month off with mistaken identities, elaborate disguises, and disappearing acts. The theme for this week is undoubtedly “crypsis.” Crypsis is a broad term that refers […]

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What’s Buzzin’ – 8/25/23

The variable weather in recent days has made bug watching difficult, but once the rains clear and the sun comes out, so too do the bugs! They take as much […]

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What’s Buzzin’ – 8/18/23

You don’t need to look at a calendar to know we’re halfway through summer. Many of our native plants have gone to fruit or seed, and the grasshoppers are out […]

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What’s Buzzin’ – 8/11/23

This week features many insects that are so small they’re overlooked by nearly everyone – except, of course, by avid bug enthusiasts. From minuscule parasitoid beetles to the tiniest assassin […]

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What’s Buzzin’ – 8/4/23

We’re back to our regularly scheduled What’s Buzzin’ content with a week of absolutely stunning submissions, including our first adult Monarch sighting (header photo, seen above)! It’s seemingly been a […]

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What’s Buzzin’ – 7/28/23

National Moth Week Edition It’s moth’s time to shine! We’ve compiled a special moth edition of What’s Buzzin’ (or maybe What’s Mothin’ would be more appropriate) to celebrate national moth […]

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What’s Buzzin’ – 7/21/23

We are in the thick of the dog days of summer, which I always took to mean the hottest days of the year (when it actually refers to the position […]

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