Belle Isle Nature Center is open for outdoor only pre-registered activities and programming. Plan Your Visit

Animals

Belle Isle Nature Center - Honey Bee Hive

Common honeybee

Apis mellifera

Honeybees tend to have red- or brown-colored bodies with their characteristic black-and-yellow banding on their abdomens. The Belle Isle Nature Center has an indoor beehive visitors can view as well as several colonies of bees on the grounds.