Category Archives: palo alto

Palo Alto Fence Bee Rescue 

These bees had set up home inside a decorative column that was part of a fence and needed to be removed. It was pretty straightforward – lift off the cement cap, remove a wood covering, then cut out the comb … Continue reading

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Palo Alto/Stanford Roof Bee Removal

This was a colony living inside the attic space of a home in the Stanford neighborhood of Palo Alto. The trapout went perfectly and the queen is happily laying in her new box. 

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Palo Alto Street Swarm Removal 

These bees were on the street in Palo Alto looking for a ride to hitch to their new home. We got them covered!

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Palo Alto Roof Trapout

Within 24 hours of placing this trap out a good sized mass of bees had already accumulated. Will head over tomorrow to see if there is a queen and finish up the project.

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Palo Alto Double Removal!

I thought I’d seen it all until now. Was doing a perfectly fine bee colony removal from a roof and right as it was being finished a brand new swarm arrived and entered a nearby section of the roof only … Continue reading

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Bee Tree Trapout Started in Palo Alto

Unfortunately the entrance of this bee tree was at kid height so it is time for these bees to go. In a few weeks the bees will all be safely removed and everyone happy! 

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Wild Goose Chase Swarm in Palo Alto

Got a call today for the first swarm of the season in Palo Alto and when I showed up 30 minutes later it had buzzed off. So left a bit I’ve on the property and we’ll see what happens – … Continue reading

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