May 15

When I see this photo, I can still smell the smoke of the prairie fire that scorched the vegetation on and around the big ant mound. I was monitoring the aftermath of our prescribed fire when I found the ants, and was able to capture the heightened activity of the colony as they scrambled to assess their newly exposed condition after the fire.

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