Science Photo of the Day #969

Science photo 969

Over the past few days honeybees have invaded our bird feeders. Why?

See the answer.

Tiger-Tude wrote on Wed, 12/17/2014 - 17:13:

What kind of feeder is it? If it is a hummingbird feeder, then they are looking for honey, if it's not, than I don't know.

bphodnefield wrote on Tue, 03/11/2014 - 11:02:

They're looking for pollen. Or they like the seeds.

joeli_g wrote on Mon, 03/10/2014 - 12:33:

There are sweet plants in the feeder, and the honeybees want the nectar.