Wenatchee Naturalist course instructor Susan Ballinger has started writing articles about creatures in our area. A very interesting read about our local Thatching Ants can be found here on the Wenatchee Naturalist website. Why do Thatching Ants build those mounds of sticks and grasses anyway? Who would have known they were a great protein source to other species in our area. Find it all in this article and gain a nugget of knowledge you can share on your next adventure.