Tag Archives: Western Fireflies


Yup. This happened because I recently had a chat about all things firefly with Alie Ward for her amazing Ologies podcast! Learn how these tiny insects illuminate the night, some dos and don’ts of watching fireflies, choosy females, nuptial gifts, California pink glowworms, light pollution threats, little-known fireflies of the Western USA, and how you can help the world stay aglow with these beloved bugs.

➠ So, take a listen via Stitcher, Apple Podcasts, Spotify or wherever you get your finest podcasts.

Then don’t forget to check out all the fabulous links on the Ologies website here!


Let’s debunk some lightningbug 🧚🏽‍♂️myths🧚🏽‍♂️!

Some folks think fireflies aren’t real.

Some folks think the western US doesn’t have any fireflies.

And everyone wonders – where the heck do fireflies go in the wintertime??!

In this talk, I address some of these myths & questions – enjoy!