This badass beekeeper rescues entire colonies.
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Erika Thompson is the founder and owner of Texas Beeworks. As a beekeeper, Thompson does live bee removals of colonies that have taken up residence in unusual places. After rescuing a colony, Thompson says she houses them on her property or finds another property where they can be housed.

Due to climate change, loss of habitat, and pesticides, bee populations are declining.

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