© Greg Hitchcock
Soldier beetle on sentry duty
National Insect Week returns in 2020
Different activities from Buglife for pupils to build artificial invertebrate habitats that will help encourage invertebrates into urban spaces.
Bug Life website
National Insect Week encourages people of all ages to learn more about insects.
Every two years, the Royal Entomological Society organises the week, supported by a large number of partner organisations with interests in the science, natural history and conservation of insects.
Discover insects now
Find an event near you
Fleas use their leg joints as levers to crouch down, before springing up to 200 times their body length.
Tweet this or follow @insectweek
©2019 Royal Entomological Society Registered charity no. 213620
Patron: Her Majesty The Queen Vice patron: Lord Selborne
Terms & conditions Privacy