Originally Posted by gargoyle
I had a bright blue stuff sack that the mosquitoes loved. It could be next to other gear and they would flock to the blue. Something about uv rays?
I had seen a post where someone was talking about their blue tent and they said the same thing. That's why i had asked the question.
I never really thought about the amount of air movement under the tarp. In that case it really doesn't matter the distance between hammock and tarp if the sides are up and the air is moving, even if only lightly.
I just had this visualization of me baking in the stagnant air below my sun saturated black tarp.