Availability of Water

No person shall place or keep any apiary or beehive, or cause to allow any apiary or beehive to remain in any location unless one of the following conditions exists:

A. There is a natural water supply in existence within a distance of one (1) mile from the apiary or beehive, but no such natural water supply shall be at a greater distance from the apiary than any artificial water supply maintained by any party who has not consented in writing to the placement of the apiary or hive; or

B. A plentiful supply of fresh water is maintained by the beekeeper adjacent to the apiary or beehive, which water supply shall not be further than fifty (50) yards from any such apiary or beehive.
(Ord. 1201 ยง 1, 2008)