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An nest has been located and destroyed by experts in the Tetbury area.

The nest was found at the top of a 55-foot tall conifer tree Inspectors from the are continuing to monitor the area for Asian hornets alongside local . However, to date, no live hornets have been seen since the nest was removed.

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We urge anyone to report suspect Asian hornet sightings to alertnonnative@ceh.ac.uk.

Further guidance on the Asian hornet can be found on the Asian hornet pages of Beebase where you will find a very useful Asian hornet ID sheet sheet and Asian hornet poster which is available for identification purposes.

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