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.
|A space indicates nothing at the location.
|Where the ants start and where they bring the food to.
|Can be crossed by ants moving on to the water and building an ant bridge.
|Cannot be crossed by ants.
|A tree that ant can get leaves from.
|The number is the amount of ants required to pick up the food.