Inside the nest- Resin bees

Inside the nest- Resin bees

 When I find resin bees inside nesting tunnels, I remove any mason bee cocoons , remove mason bee debris out of tunnels with a tooth brush,…

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Horshoe Bay, BC: An early winter

Horshoe Bay, BC: An early winter

19th Nov 2011.  I took this photo at the Horshoe Bay ferry terminal en route to Gibsons, BC.  The snow level is about 800 feet…

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Inside the nest:Beneficial wasps

Inside the nest:Beneficial wasps

Here the beneficial wasp is inside a routered tray nesting tunnel, securely within its mud vestibule. TODO:  Remove any mason bee cocoons with a Scoop and…

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