Africanized Honey Bees (AHB)

Counties in Georgia where Africanized Honey Bees have been found
Feral Africanized honey bees have been found in the highlighted counties.
Map updated August 2011

The Georgia Beekeepers Association, the Georgia Department of Agriculture, and the University of Georgia have assembled this information so you can learn more about the AHB. You can also visit our AHB FAQ's page.

Model SOP for Fire Departments
PowerPoint to be used as training with the above SOP
AHB information pamphlet
AHB facts pamphlet
Children's Guide to Africanized Honey Bees
Livestock and pets around AHB

All the information contained on this page is free to copy for distribution and/or for sharing without any restrictions except for a gain of profit. In addition, the information may be altered to fit the training needs of any government agency.

There is an Africanized Honey Bee Advisory Committee that tours the state, providing information to the general public, beekeepers and members of the public safety community. In order to request a visit to your community please contact:

Keith Delaplane, PhD
Department of Entomology
University of Georgia
Athens, Georgia 30602 USA
Phone (706) 542-2816
Fax (706) 542-3872