Africanized bees nesting sites and the use of swarm traps

Project Type: Professional + Producer
Funds awarded in 2020: $48,682.00
Projected End Date: 03/31/2023
Host Institution Award ID: G354-20-W7901
Grant Recipient: University of Hawaii
Region: Western
State: Arizona
Principal Investigator:
Dr. Ethel Villalobos
University of Hawaii
Examples of nesting sites selected by Africanized bees in Arizona and potential use of swarm traps to avoid dwelling infestation and facilitate re-homing of bees.
Ethel Villalobos, University of Hawaii
Steve Thoenes, BeeMaster
Target audiences:
Farmers/Ranchers; Educators; Researchers; Consumers
Ordering info:
Ethel M Villalobos
[email protected]
University of Hawaii
3050 Maile Way, Room 310 Gilmore Hall
Honolulu, HI 96822
This product is associated with the project "Growing the bees to grow the farm"
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