4-H Entomology Project: Unit II


Welcome to Unit II of 4-H Entomology. Your enrollment in Unit II indicates your interest in insects and a desire to learn more about these fascinating members of the animal kingdom. By completing Unit I you learned what insects are and how they differ from their close relatives. You also learned a great deal about insects in general and discovered many interesting facts about the individual insects you collected or studied.

In Unit II you will broaden your knowledge of insects by expanding and improving your insect collection. By examining individual insects more closely, you will increase your knowledge of them and better understand why insects are placed in their respective orders. The objectives of 4-H Entomology Unit II are to:

There are several things you will do to meet the objectives of this unit:

To receive a printed copy of Unit II, please contact your local cooperative extension office.

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Issued in furtherance of Cooperative Extension work, Acts of May 8 and June 30, 1914, in cooperation with the U.S. Department of Agriculture, C. Oran Little, Director of Cooperative Extension Service, University of Kentucky College of Agriculture, Lexington, and Kentucky State University, Frankfort

Issued 3-61; Revised 9-82; Last Printed 1-96, 1200 copies; 48200 copies to date.

University of Kentucky Entomology Contact:

Blake Newton
S225 Agricultural Science Center - North
U of KY Dept. of Entomology
Lexington, KY 40546-0091
(859) 257-5107

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Original Document June 25, 1996.
Last Updated October 3, 2000.