EL-1826: Carpenter Bees
carpenter bees information sheet

210550, 15; 233550, 85;
Email: ct-allen@tamu.edu

Product Code: EL-1826

Free electronic download only.  Carpenter bees nest in wood and pith, which is the soft tissue in some plant stems.  Some species nest in sound wood and can damage structures. This publication describes carpenter bees, their biology and behavior, and the damage they cause. Advice on prevention and control is included. (4 pp., 5 photos) By: Michael E. Merchant, Noel N. Troxclair