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Hawai`i Beekeepers' Association

The Hawai`i Beekeepers' Association's mission
is to assist and educate beekeepers,
to maintain beekeepers' individual rights,
to encourage beekeeping as a hobby and an industry,
to promote natural beekeeping methods
and to create a positive public image
of beekeeping and bees.

IF YOU ARE HAVING A PROBLEM WITH HONEY BEES, please visit and fill out the bee problem report form.

If you have a life-threatening emergency,
please call 911.

URGENT ALERT: Varroa destructor mites
found on honey bees in Hawai`i!

On April 6, 2007, the parasitic mite Varroa destructor was detected on honey bees in Hawai`i for the first time.

Do not move any managed honey bee colonies within the City and County of Honolulu or between islands until further notice!

Please see our Varroa destructor mite page for more information, articles and resources.

Hawaii Bee Photos

Bees pollinating night blooming blossom in the morning - video by Brent Larsen