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Redwood City swarm collection

Well the season for swarms is still in full swing – this was a nice one parked on a fence in Redwood City that turned out to be an easy grab with the bee vac. Advertisements

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Emerald Hills swarm collection

This was a lovely swarm of bees hanging about 6 feet high in a lemon tree. Easy rescue on spring weekend afternoon 🙂

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Honeybee swarm hot tub crisis averted

A call came in about a swarm flying around the hot tub which was only about five minutes away. Upon arrival the swarm was collecting on the outside of a hot tub and entering into the mechanical area through a … Continue reading

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That’s not a pizza it’s a flat swarm of bees

This funky looking object in the middle of the road is not a pizza ladies and gentlemen – it is a swarm of bees. Notice how instead of forming a mass hanging on a branch (or similar) these bees are … Continue reading

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Sat swarm number 3

And third time’s a charm! What a lucky day for me, the bees, and homeowners who got their bees removed for free. Win win win 🙂

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Redwood Colony you swarm collection

Can you believe it – another great looking swarm on a Japanese maple! A quick shake into the box and the rest of the bees started flying in response to fanning of nasonov pheromone. Good bees.

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Redwood City honeybee wall colony trapout

Here we had an established colony living in a stucco wall of an apartment building. It was decided that a trap out approach to remove the bees made the most sense instead of a cutout given the building material, proximity … Continue reading

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