Help with bee nests - How to relocate or revive bees without harming them - plus other queries
During spring through to autumn, I receive many queries about how to help bees, relocate them or revive them, and many questions about bee nests.
Some of the queries I receive are raising concerns about:
Below are links to some of my advice pages. Hope this helps!
(Please note, the bees in the images below may look different from the ones you have a query about, but the advice may still be relevant. The images on this page are simply from a stock of my own photographs).
If you are seeing many, many bees, perhaps a swarm please see these pages:
Advice on the removal of honey bee swarms.
comprehensive, general information on bumble bee nests and moving them - (but see below for responses to real queries)
Do you have a bumble bee nest in the roof or fascia boards? Real advice given to a visitor.
How can I help a bumble bee with mites?
I'm worried because I keep finding dead bumble bees.
I keep finding bumble bees with their heads missing.
How can I help a bee trapped in a spider web?