This video of an Asian Hornet attack on honey bee hives is both fascinating and horrifying. It reminds us to remain vigilant for the appearance of this invasive species if we should see it in our area.
The fastest way to make an accurate report of a sighting is through the Asian Hornet Watch app. Why not download the app today?
The video was made by Eric Darrouzet from the University of Tours. It shows the level of hornet activity in France outside honey bee colonies in both a managed colony and a wild/feral colony.
The consequences of an attack by Asian Hornets can be absolutely devastating.