With warm weather comes increased bee activity, so free inspections for beehive removals are currently available from the Santa Clarita pest control company Unipest.
Not only are bees a nuisance, but they have the potential to be dangerous too, and an estimated 80 to 90 percent of Santa Clarita’s feral hives are Africanized, according to officials from Unipest. Continue reading
If you’ve ever asked the question, “How did killer bees come to California?”, a Santa Clarita pest control company owner is sharing the story of the Africanized bees’ arrival, and clarifying how common they are locally today.
Originally, only the more docile European honey bees were present in Santa Clarita, but this changed in the decades after an “accident” in 1954 in Brazil, according to Cardon Ellis of Unipest. Continue reading