CBP Finds Africanized Honey Bees on Vessel

GSN: Government Secruity News     August 27, 2014

U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) agriculture specialists have found African Honey Bees (AHB) aboard a vessel in Savannah, GA that arrived from Mexico. The bees had been present for one to two weeks and were present in the interior surface of the bow of the vessel, which had also visited ports in Venezuela and Colombia before its Savannah arrival.

A local member of the Coastal Empire Beekeeper’s Association was contacted to remove the suspected AHBs. The bees were...

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