Name: Teri D.
Date: Tuesday, August 06, 2002
My son is in grade two and he loves bugs and insects.
This summer he wants to make a bug display. How do you preserve the bugs
and insects so that he can pin them into a box display?
This web site has a detailed explanation of collecting, pinning and
preserving insects. It is youth oriented but probably too advanced for a 2d
grader; you should be able to interpret for him.
A google search on "preserving insects" turned up a number of promising
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