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Beelining – the craft and science of locating wild honeybees

August 20, 2022 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm PDT

Beelining is the craft and science of locating wild honeybees. The pursuit is old as humankind and has gained new relevance in a time of the accelerating mortality of managed honeybees. Wild (unmanaged) honeybees on the other hand have evolved as self-sustaining populations and are an essential focus for conservation and research. This hands-on workshop will allow participants to learn and practice all essential tasks of beelining at a location in Sonoma County, CA. We also will provide background info and resources for sourcing all necessary tools. This in-person workshop is limited to 14 people. Info & registration here.