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We skittered around Australia in 2015

May 19, 2016 11:18 pm

We ventured out of our nest in Armidale in 2015 and skittered around a big part of Australia. The epic ant trail

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School of Ants citizen science workshops contribute to biodiversity knowledge and inspire action

March 2, 2016 10:50 am

The last weekend in February was full of brain exploding ideas, networking and contributions to citizen science projects for 40 participants

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School of Ants at the Alice Springs Desert SMART EcoFair

August 19, 2015 11:23 pm

School of Ants has recently been exploring the ants of arid Australia, and sharing ant stories with those at the Alice

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Danielle explaining the process of colouring ants

June 9, 2015 11:22 am

Danielle Mills-Waterfield walks us through how she does her ant illustrations for the School of Ants in this blog post. As

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School of Ants at The Planting festival, Woodfordia

June 9, 2015 10:47 am

School of Ants teamed up with Australian ant Art at The Planting festival held at the iconic Woodfordia this long weekend.

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Our new illustrators

April 25, 2015 10:35 pm

School of Ants has some new team members, including two very talented student illustrators. Danielle and Melissa started working with School

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A big start to 2015 for School of Ants Australia!

February 6, 2015 11:15 pm

  2014 saw the launch of our website and collections of ants coming in from NSW, QLD, VIC and TAS. We

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December 4, 2014 9:51 pm

  Volunteers are a underappreciated bunch, but make a significant economic and social impact in all societies. Statistics tell us that

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ANTBLITZ at the Armidale Tree Group!

September 9, 2014 12:29 pm

A WHOLE WEEKEND of investigating ant communities at the Armidale Tree Group: SATURDAY 20 – SUNDAY 21 September. School of Ants will

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Little Things that Run the World – launch of a 9 week project

August 19, 2014 10:54 pm

Little Things that Run the World, a project by the North Western Regional Science Hub, was launched last Saturday 16th August,

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25 years of Landcare with insect hotels!

July 21, 2014 10:40 pm

Southern New England Landcare celebrates 25 years, and this Friday 25th July School of Ants in conjunction with the New England

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Community support

July 21, 2014 10:31 pm

School of Ants aims to engage communities and schools in environmental education, and thanks to Armidale Central Rotary Club, we’ve been

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