“The big takeaway was how important honeybees are to us as human beings.
So much of the food we eat is pollinated by honeybees. North Carolina depends on honeybees.
With no honeybees there are no farmers.”
Clockwise from top: The UNCW Beekeepers receive their first hive of honeybees on campus in June 2017. A sign cautions passersby to stay
out of the aviary. Dr. Anthony Snider and the UNCW Beekeepers split a hive at the campus apiary in March 2018.