Category Archives: san carlos

Completed trapout in White Oaks

This feral colony of bees was a little hot and the homeowners decided that it would be best to have the colony relocated so a trap out was set up and four weeks later the bees are safely removed and … Continue reading

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San Carlos bee tree trap out complete

This live colony removal from a heritage oak in San Carlos was pretty straight forward. Put up the cone and box, wait a month, then take down. All bees in box, homeowner happy 👍🐝😀

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San Carlos swarm rescue

These bees were high in an oak tree but an easy rescue with a tall ladder and bee vac.

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San Carlos bee swarm capture

Nice little swarm hanging out on a pluot tree.

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Bees in an oak tree trapout started

The bees in this oak tree had become a nuisance and it was time for them to move somewhere else. Straight forward installation of the cone and hive box. In 3-4 weeks they should all be out and ready for … Continue reading

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Swarm rescue in San Carlos

Another really nice looking and large swarm. Probably 4-5 lbs. Nice and easy vacuum and then empty them out in front of a hive box for the big March in.

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San Carlos apartment wall bee colony removal

Here is a pretty large colony that probably grew to the size over a good year or two. As soon as I opened it up I found 3 queen cells and a queen hanging close by – perhaps ready to … Continue reading

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