Echidna fever

Mookie wrote a big report on echidnas and made this great diorama.

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Ecihnas are monotremes, like platypuses–in fact, the only monotremes besides platypuses–which means that they lay eggs but are mammals in other respects. We have learned a lot about echidnas in the past few weeks, and I think the only reason we aren’t being begged for a pet echidna is that they live only in Australia and New Guinea and would be homesick.

Detail, so you can see the ants properly:

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Echidnas love ants. I love the log. And the use of sushi grass, and the drawing of the echidna.