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New Cases of Zombie Bees from Canada

2016-08-25

Two new cases of honey bees infected by the zombie fly Apocephalus borealis have been confirmed from Canada.  Both cases are from British Columbia.  ZomBee Watch participant Tyler Baldwin discusses the situation with his hives in an interview with Metro ... - more


Beekeeper Sarah Wallbank on CBC

2016-08-24

Watch beekeeper and citizen scientist Sarah Wallbank on CBC's The National.  Sarah discovered the first Canadian bees parasitized by the zombie fly Apocephalus borealis.  With the help of more people like Sarah, we can find out the extent of zombie ... - more


ZomBee Watch Featured on BNN Canada

2016-08-18

ZomBee watch was featured on BNN TV in Canada.  View the latest on the discovery of zombie bees in Canada and learn more about the ZomBee Watch Project. - more


First ZomBees from Canada

2016-08-16

The first honey bees from Canada infected with the zombie fly Apocephalus borealis have been discovered by Vancouver Island citizen scientist and beekeeper Sarah Wallbank.  Sarah noticed bees from her hive being attracted to light and began uploading samples to ... - more