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National Insect Week returns in 2020

The Importance of Invertebrates at Isle of Wight Zoo

Monday, June 18, 2018 - 16:00 to 16:30

Each day at 4pm we will be inspiring awe and wonder for invertebrates during our 'Reptiles and Invertebrates' talk.

There will be an opportunity to see some very big insects, to learn about the ecological importance of invertebrates and to find out what we, as individuals, can do to help them.

We will also be including information about invertebrate conservation in schools visit during National Insect Week.

Please note: Normal zoo entrance fees apply There is no additional charge for the talk.

Age limits or guidance

Suitable for all

Cost details

Normal zoo entrance fees apply


Full access to all areas

Did you know?

Shapely antennae

Antennal shape reflects insect ecology, male moths have feathery antennae to detect female pheromones at night.

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