...cover more areas, such as La ConcepciónUrban bee-keeping doesn't just facilitate environmental improvements, explained Gómez. It also helps to create awareness of the importance of bees among city-dwellers. “Bees are fundamental to our surroundings,” ... Furthermore, their ultimate goal is to export the initiative to more local areas, such as the La Concepción Botanical Gardens. According to the councillor, hives will be incorporated into the “green belt” of the city as part of its reforestation project.