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by A.K.
10 Aug 2019, 20:14
Forum: Hive reports
Topic: Hive 06 [France, Brittany]
Replies: 17
Views: 2260

Re: Hive 06 [France, Brittany]

Forage activity is low, especially compared to hive 05 (viewtopic.php?f=16&t=31#p253).

by A.K.
10 Aug 2019, 19:39
Forum: Hive reports
Topic: Hive 05 [France, Brittany]
Replies: 8
Views: 923

Re: Hive 05 [France, Brittany]

I observed arrival times of honets (Vespa Velutina) in front of hive 05 from 11:30 to 15:31.Each honet succesfully catched a bee within seconds. Only once i observed more than one single hornet at a time in front of the hive. I counted 29 arrivals during 4 hours of observation. On average, a hornet ...
by A.K.
02 Aug 2019, 23:15
Forum: Hive reports
Topic: Hive 02 [France, Brittany]
Replies: 7
Views: 1044

Re: Hive 02 [France, Brittany]

Up to 2 Asian hornets and 1 European hornet are chasing bees at the same time next to the hive entrance.
by A.K.
02 Aug 2019, 23:12
Forum: Hive reports
Topic: Hive 05 [France, Brittany]
Replies: 8
Views: 923

Re: Hive 05 [France, Brittany]

Up to 3 Asian hornets are chasing bees at the same time next to the hive entrance.
by A.K.
01 Aug 2019, 21:21
Forum: Hive reports
Topic: Hive 05 [France, Brittany]
Replies: 8
Views: 923

Re: Hive 05 [France, Brittany]

Bees are clustering outside the fully shaded hive in the late afternoon of a hot day at 36 °C.
Two days earlier at 40 °C, there were much more bees clustering outside the hive and even on the stem (no photos).

by A.K.
01 Aug 2019, 21:04
Forum: Hive reports
Topic: Hive 02 [France, Brittany]
Replies: 7
Views: 1044

Re: Hive 02 [France, Brittany]

Bees are clustering outside the the hive in the late afternoon of a hot day at 36 °C. The hive gets sun in the afternoon. An Asian hornet was flying away with a bee it had captures just before I arrived. There is an European honet beneath the hive at the beginning of the video, as well as some flies...
by A.K.
01 Aug 2019, 20:48
Forum: Hive reports
Topic: Hive 06 [France, Brittany]
Replies: 17
Views: 2260

Re: Hive 06 [France, Brittany]

Bees are clustering outside the fully shaded in the late afternoon of a hot day at 36 °C.

by A.K.
02 Jul 2019, 22:16
Forum: Hive reports
Topic: Hive 06 [France, Brittany]
Replies: 17
Views: 2260

Re: Hive 06 [France, Brittany]

Bees are still in the hive. It is a hot day, the hive is shaded, no bearding but some forage activity.

by A.K.
02 Jul 2019, 21:57
Forum: Hive reports
Topic: Hive 05 [France, Brittany]
Replies: 8
Views: 923

Re: Hive 05 [France, Brittany]

The hive is shaded during a hot day. Some bearding is observed above the hive entrance.

by A.K.
02 Jul 2019, 21:26
Forum: Hive reports
Topic: Hive 02 [France, Brittany]
Replies: 7
Views: 1044

Re: Hive 02 [France, Brittany]

The hive is exposed to full sun in the afternoon of a hot day. Bees are clustering around the hive entrance. Bees also ventilate on the outer wall of the hive.