The Growing Threat of Asian Hornets to UK Bees

asian hornet nest

Unfortunately, there have been a record number of sightings of Asian hornets in the UK recently which is raising fears of catastrophic consequences for the country’s bee populations. We take a look at the threat of Asian hornets to both bees and humans and what you should do if you suspect hornet activity nearby.  What […]

Bee Swarm Relocation

bee swarm relocation

Falcon Environmental Services have always had a keen interest in saving the bees. In fact, we have safely removed and re-homed them on numerous occasions with the help of the professionals. We are absolutely delighted to announce that we have now teamed up with local beekeepers, @thesixbees to save even more bees and offer a […]

It’s been a busy summer so far at Falcon Environmental Services

For the pest and bird control team at Falcon, it has been a very busy summer so far. In part this is due to the prolonged spate of hot weather which has had an impact on the amount of Plymouth insects and their nests. Wasp nests, ants, flies and bees are the most common problems […]

Locating and dealing with your Plymouth wasp nest

Plymouth wasp nest

It can be tricky to tell if you have a Plymouth wasp nest in your garden but with a little bit of vigilance you can soon discover if you have and where it is located. Don’t ignore it in the hope that it will go away. This is a problem that needs addressing. Signs of […]

The importance of protecting Plymouth bees

Bees are a species of insect that we often take for granted, much like butterflies, however it is very important not to underestimate how vital these creatures are to the worlds economy and food supply and why we rely on them so much. With over 20,000 species of bee around the world and 270 in […]