Figure 1 shows the division of beekeeping
regions in Ontario. The North region includes Manitoulin, Parry Sound, Nipissing,
Sudbury, Algoma, Temiskaming, Cochrane, Thunder Bay, Rainy River, and Kenora counties.
The East region includes Hastings, Renfrew, Lennox & Addington, Prince Edward,
Frontenac, Leeds & Grenville, Lanark, Ottawa, Stormont, Dundas & Glengarry,
and Prescott & Russell counties. The Central region includes Muskoka, Bruce,
Grey, Simcoe, Peel, York, Toronto, Durham, Dufferin, Kawartha Lakes, Haliburton,
Peterborough, and Northumberland counties. The South region includes Wellington,
Huron, Perth, Oxford, Norfolk, Brant, Waterloo, Hamilton, Halton, Haldimand, and
Niagara counties. The Southwest region includes Middlesex, Elgin, Lambton, Chatham-Kent,
and Essex counties.
Ontario Apiculture Winter Loss Survey