A unique opportunity for research of Rome’s urban beehives

The coronavirus epidemic offered a unique opportunity for research of Rome’s urban beehives. For three years, members of the carabinieri, the military police which has a special force charged with protecting forests and the environment, have been tracking three hives atop the roof of the special forestry unit of the police station which house approximately 150,000 bees. With traffic, pollution and noise ceasing abruptly in early

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