Bee Species Listed As Endangered For 1st Time Ever In U.S.Federal authorities added seven yellow-faced bee species, Hawaii's only native bees, for protection under the Endangered Species Act Friday, a first for any bees in the United States.
Yellow Jackets Feasting Before Winter MonthsIt appears that yellow jackets are out in force in the Bay Area as they feed now in preparation for the cool winter months.
'Bee Not Afraid' East Bay Beekeepers Mount Campaign After Deadly Concord AttackA group of beekeepers in the East Bay are mounting a campaign to alleviate fears, and get people to stop killing bees after a swarm left two dogs dead in Concord.
Deadly Concord Swarm Wasn't Attack Of ‘Killer Bees’Aggressive bees in Concord that sent two people to the hospital earlier this month were revealed by DNA testing to be ordinary honey bees.
DNA Tests To Determine If Bees In Concord Attack Were AfricanizedBee experts are trying to determine why a swarm of bees that killed two dogs in the East Bay were so aggressive.
Aggressive Bees Swarm Concord Neighborhood; Pets KilledA swarm of bees has been attacking a Concord neighborhood, stinging people and killing pets.
'Black Market Bees' - 2 Arrested After 5 Million Bees Worth $200K StolenTwo people have been arrested in connection with the theft of five million bees in Canada.
Chemicals Believed To Harm Bees Being Phased Out Of Popular PesticidesGarden-care giant Ortho said Tuesday that it will stop using a class of chemicals widely believed to harm bees as concerns rise about the health of the insects that pollinate a big portion of plants that people eat.
Africanized 'Killer Bees' Discovered In East Bay For First TimeA colony of Africanized honeybees, also known as 'killer bees' has been found in the East Bay for the first time.
Stranded Woman Starts Forest Fire In Desperate Attempt To Get Help After Giving Birth In WoodsWhat started out as a shortcut turned into a four day ordeal for a woman who was nine months pregnant and eventually gave birth while lost in the Plumas National Forest.
Bees Attack Pasadena Graduation Ceremony, Injuring At Least 4There’s nothing like a swarm of bees to completely put a damper on a graduation ceremony.
San Francisco Rec & Park Helping To Bring Back Backyard BeesNews of record numbers of bees dying off in North America has in part led to a movement where residents are learning to raise bees in their own backyards and San Francisco is no exception.