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S Moorman, Contributor
City, state, country:
South Carolina

Amateur naturalist with interests in plants, reptiles, amphibians and arthropods
Worked at an outdoor education center for nine years
For several years I raised little orange sulfer, cloudless sulfer, gulf fritillary, variegated fritillary, eastern black swallowtail, great leopard moth, as well as bombyx mori silks.
Also raised hissing cockroaches for about 6 years...
I love taking photographs, especially of my 3 year old grandson.
I collect fossils.
I am a Revolutionary War re-enactor.
I love nature and early American history.