Category Archives: san carlos

San Carlos swarm

Nice little swarm of bees in San Carlos yesterday – first call of the year. The bees were collected and housed by a fellow beekeeper. Advertisements

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Late Season Micro Swarm 

This may be the latest and smallest honeybee swarm call of the season. But not to worry – a beekeeper friend went out and collected that valuable queen and her retinue. 

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San Carlos Airport Bee Colony Removal

These bees had moved into this wall a few weeks ago and had already built up a sizeable colony. In the end I was able to collect too deep frames of come in about 3 pounds of bees – with … Continue reading

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San Carlos Wall Colony Removal

This medium sized honey bee colony had set up shop in a wall in a garage in San Carlos. Usually they like a larger space but these guys extended their comb down 5 feet in a narrow space between studs. … Continue reading

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Heritage Oak Tree Trap Out in San Carlos

This colony was living inside a great big hollowed out heritage oak in San Carlos and required sealing of multiple very large entrances. Everything seems to be working out just fine the the trapout – the bees are moving into … Continue reading

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San Carlos Oak Tree Trapout

This may have been the highest trap out I have ever started – a good 23 feet up in the air. Hopefully in a couple of weeks we will have all the bees and the queen in the box and … Continue reading

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San Carlos Wall Bee Removal

Did a live removal of a large colony inside the wall of a house in San Carlos. Collected about 4 gallons of bees, 30 lbs of honey, and a number of frames of comb. Big one!

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