About Honeybees

While about 20,000 species of bees exist, only eight species of honeybee are recognised, with a total of 43 subspecies. Europe’s bees are in sharp decline, with up to 50 percent of colonies dying out.

In this section you will find:

  • Threats to honeybees: Information about why our projects and campaigns are so urgent and important.
  • Bees nest technology: Information about the technology that we are using to help support our work.

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