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Redwood City Bee Swarm Rescue 35+ Feet High

Morning beehive pick ups and then I was off to Great America with the family. While I was there I received a few calls and emails regarding swarms. We went to chase a swarm in Sunnyvale but was too late. … Continue reading

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Palo Alto Swarm Removal – Broke the Branch

Received a call this morning from Tim of Palo Alto. A huge swarm landed in his yard yesterday around 3PM and when they all clustered the weight broke the branch! Here’s a picture Tim sent in of the large swarm. … Continue reading

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Queenless Webster Hive Update – Virgin Queen!

Remember what happened to the Palo Alto Webster Hive, where the queen flew off the frame we were inspecting and then went into a neighboring hive where she was balled and killed. Well, we left the colony alone for a … Continue reading

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Palo Alto Lincoln Swarm Photos

All right, here are some photos of yesterday’s swarm capture in Palo Alto. I’m glad that they didn’t move into the wall from the one inch hole that was left open from the tankless water heater install. This was a … Continue reading

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Mountain View Swarm Removal – March 26, 2011

Received a call today from Carole a little after lunch while I was attending a Lockheed Martin Great America event with the family. I was kind of occupied when the call came in with getting my younger son onto one … Continue reading

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Menlo Park Bee Removal – Where’s the Swarm?

Today I received a call from a gentleman who called the Bee Rescue Hotline about a swarm in Menlo Park. He said these honey bees are quite aggressive and his baby daughter has already been stung. The swarm is about … Continue reading

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Five Wounds Honey Bee Colonies – Site Inspection and Detailed Assestment 8/6/2010

One day at work I ran into my coworker Michael Hey in the breakroom and we got into a conversation about chickens and then bees. Later on he mentions to me that the church he belongs to, Five Wounds Church … Continue reading

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