Ant Food Collection Genetic Program
Map File

The default map size is 40x40. The map can be read from a file or created using the User Interface. The Map Items and their characters that can appear in the map file are below.

Character Item Description

Nothing A space indicates nothing at the location.
N Nest Where the ants start and where they bring the food to.
W Water Can be crossed by ants moving on to the water and building an ant bridge.
O Obstacle Cannot be crossed by ants.
T Tree A tree that ant can get leaves from.
1-9 Food The number is the amount of ants required to pick up the food.