Major victory claimed over yellow crazy ant threat

By Laine Clark
Updated March 1 2024 - 8:00pm, first published 7:54pm
More than 360 hectares near Cairns have been cleared of yellow crazy ants. (HANDOUT/JAMES COOK UNIVERSITY)
More than 360 hectares near Cairns have been cleared of yellow crazy ants. (HANDOUT/JAMES COOK UNIVERSITY)

The world's largest single eradication of yellow crazy ants is being celebrated in Queensland, in a major victory over the acid-spitting threat.

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