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.