Swarming honey bees are one of the wonders of nature. This is a natural way for a bee colony to divide itself and look for a new home. Swarming honey bees are not aggressive and are usually not a threat to anyone, they are just in search of a new home. We can help rescue these bees so please call. Take a picture of the swarm if possible.
Timing is critical because after a swarm has landed, it may only be there for an hour or two before it will move to its permanent home. Sometimes a hanging swarm may be there overnight, but not usually.
Here we have our list of swarm catchers:
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