A colony which has collapsed from CCD is generally characterized by all of these conditions occurring simultaneously
- Complete absence of adult bees in colonies, with little or no build-up of dead bees in or around the colonies.
- Presence of capped brood in colonies. Bees normally will not abandon a hive until the capped brood have all hatched.
- Presence of food stores, both honey and bee pollen:
Where is the logic in any of this?