Understanding Wood Ants

Cairngorms National Park Conservation Officer Hayley Wiswell is pleased to announced the launch of a guide to the wood ants of the UK and related species. This guide is aimed at anyone who wants to learn more about mound-building wood ants in the UK and how to identify the three ‘true’ wood ant species.

Download the guide here

Make your own narrow-headed wood ant with the Buglifes activity sheet.

Download the activity sheet here

Cairngorms Nature young ambassador Xander shares his most recent discovery, a newly identified narrow-headed ants nest in the Cairngorms National Park.

Film Get Involved Kids Spotlight Virtual
Location: Cairngorms National Park Wide Date: May 16, 2021 Time: 9:00 am -