Urban Beekeeping Initiative in Sault Ste. Marie

This research pilot set to begin in the winter of 2014 investigates urban beekeeping in the context of Sault Ste. Marie. Read more

It includes assessing the feasibility of:

  • establishing a successful, working apiary within the city by fostering positive community relations
  • continual operation and/or expansion of bee colonies in the community
  • gathering a baseline of public perception of urban beekeeping
  • the ability of public outreach and education in addressing community perceptions

Researcher: Laura Wyper