Swarm Removal

If you are on this page, you most likely have found a swarm of honeybees or a nest of wasps, hornets, or bubmblebees.

If you aren't sure exactly what they are, please READ THIS!

If you do have honey bees that may have swarmed into a tree near your home, don't worry. Local Ottawa beekeepers can help relocate them from your property. Honeybees are a precious resource that deserves our help. Below are several beekeepers whom you could contact for help.

  • Drew Avis
    613-269-4233
    Burritts Rapids
  • Marianne and Matt Gee
    613-406-2339
    Dunrobin

  • David Gratton
    613-558-8445
    Orleans, Rockland, Alfred, Prescott, Russell

  • Stephen Guetta
    613-257-7761 and 613-612-8548
    Franktown, Smiths Falls, Richmond

  • Debbie Hutchings
    613-483-8000
    Portland, Rideau Lakes

  • Gordon Kubanek
    613-692-5438
    Kars

  • Craig McCaffrey
    613-692-4020
    Barrhaven

  • William & Rosanna Moulton
    613-845-0236
    Cardinal, ON

  • Jan Podejko
    819-682-9182

  • Don Roberston
    613-623-0729
    Fitzroy Harbour

  • Krista Rudolf
    613-620-2467
    Manotick

  • Dave & Shirley Stapley
    613-867-5222
    Barrhaven

  • Graham Thurston
    613-832-2815
    Kinburn

A swarm in May is worth a load of hay;
A swarm in June is worth a silver spoon;
But a swarm in July is not worth a fly...

Learn more about honey bee swarms

If you are a local beekeeper (and EOBA member) and would like to be added to the EOBA Swarm Removal Team please contact info@eoba.ca