Is there any chance that you could use a chainsaw to cut out just the section of the downed tree that has the colony, then move that log section on a truck or trailer to a a property where you can work at a more leisurely pace?
From looking at the tree it split open when it fell, see comb laying on ground and some attached to other parts of tree but the bees are staying with the one section. They where also coming and going from that section yesterday afternoon
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