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The Best Apps To Study Wildlife

No need to hit the zoo, these are our favorite apps to study lions, tigers, and bears, oh my! In fact, these apps don't just stop at the famous large wildlife mammals, but cover every type of animal you can think of. Whether you are looking to identify wildlife mammals, or want to dive in deep and learn all about a particular animal, you'll be able to find a great app in our list.

Animals Encyclopedia Guide
Wild Africa
Map of Life
Rocky Mountain National Park Field Guide
Wild Animals SMART Guide

Best Apps

Highest scored apps in the category

Animals Encyclopedia Guide
Animals Encyclopedia Guide

Animals Encyclopedia Guide

Edutainment Ventures LLC

Colette said, "Our perfect companions never have fewer than four feet

Colette said, "Our perfect companions never have fewer than four feet." Animal App is an amazing Animal Guide with interesting facts related to animal’s weight, classification, behavior, habitat, conservation and more. The app has Animal Categories, Puzzles, Facts, Quiz and Edubank. With more than 2000 entities under 18 Categories, this Animal app is very useful and handy for all the...

Wild Africa
Wild Africa

Wild Africa

MagazineCloner.com Limited

The ultimate series of guidebooks to watching, identifying and understanding the amazing and unique wildlife in Southern Africa

The ultimate series of guidebooks to watching, identifying and understanding the amazing and unique wildlife in Southern Africa.

The guides include high quality images of mammals, birds and other animals plus key information on identification, behaviour and in many cases sound recordings and video clips. Also notes on where to find them and in selected guides where to stay.

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Map of Life
Map of Life

Map of Life

Map of Life

What species live here

What species live here? What is that living thing? And where else does it occur? Find out with the Map of Life app, putting the most advanced geographic biodiversity knowledge at your fingertips. The app builds on a global scientific effort to to help you discover, identify and record species worldwide. Birds, mammals, frogs, reptiles, butterflies, dragonflies, bumblebees, fish, trees...

Rocky Mountain National Park Field Guide
Rocky Mountain National Park Field Guide

Rocky Mountain National Park Field Guide

ParksConnect

ParksConnect presents this one-of-a-kind mobile field guide for Rocky Mountain National Park

ParksConnect presents this one-of-a-kind mobile field guide for Rocky Mountain National Park. Designed for park visitors and explorers, this interactive guide features over 50 plants and animals found in the park including amphibians, birds, fish, insects, mammals, reptiles, wildflowers, trees, shrubs, and more. Use the app to enhance your Rocky Mountain trip and see how many species you can identify....

Wild Animals SMART Guide
Wild Animals SMART Guide

Wild Animals SMART Guide

Edutainment Ventures LLC

Wild Animals SMART Guide is an app to explore all the precious wild animals across the globe

Wild Animals SMART Guide is an app to explore all the precious wild animals across the globe. There are more than 4000 wild species classified under 15 broad categories. The app has Categories, Picture Puzzle, Search, Contribute, EduBank and Quiz for understanding the wild animals in a simple and better way. Wildlife needs to be conserved. You cannot explore all...

Field Guide to Victorian Fauna
Field Guide to Victorian Fauna

Field Guide to Victorian Fauna

Museum Victoria

The animals found in the south eastern Australian State of Victoria are unique and diverse

The animals found in the south eastern Australian State of Victoria are unique and diverse. Detailed descriptions of animals, maps of distribution, and endangered species status combine with stunning imagery and sounds to provide a valuable reference that can be used in urban, bush and coastal environments. The content has been developed by scientists at Museum Victoria, Australia’s largest public...

Animals Encyclopedia PRO Guide
Animals Encyclopedia PRO Guide

Animals Encyclopedia PRO Guide

Edutainment Ventures LLC

Colette said, "Our perfect companions never have fewer than four feet

Colette said, "Our perfect companions never have fewer than four feet." Animal App is an amazing Animal Guide with interesting facts related to animal’s weight, classification, behavior, habitat, conservation and more. The app has Animal Categories, Puzzles, Facts, Quiz and Edubank. With more than 2000 entities under 18 Categories, this Animal app is very useful and handy for all the...

Field Guide to Pest Animals
Field Guide to Pest Animals

Field Guide to Pest Animals

Invasive Animals Limited

Australia has around 80 introduced vertebrate pest species costing at least $1 billion annually in economic, environmental and social impacts

Australia has around 80 introduced vertebrate pest species costing at least $1 billion annually in economic, environmental and social impacts. This app contains pest information, distribution maps, photos, animal calls, control information and resource links for 53 pest species. Future versions of this app will contain more resources, updated information, and additional species.

Stuarts' eGuide Mammals 4th Ed
Stuarts' eGuide Mammals 4th Ed

Stuarts' eGuide Mammals 4th Ed

mydigitalearth.com

Enrich your wildlife viewing experience in southern Africa with this user-friendly app by Chris & Mathilde Stuart

Enrich your wildlife viewing experience in southern Africa with this user-friendly app by Chris & Mathilde Stuart.

PLEASE NOTE: a newer version of this app is available as Stuarts' SA Mammals 5th Ed. The 5th edition expands coverage to include Angola, Zambia, Malawi and northern Mozambique and contains revised and updated information, new photographs, videos and calls, and the ability to...

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Apps with average score

Florida Seashore Wildlife
Florida Seashore Wildlife
Florida Seashore Wildlife

Florida Seashore Wildlife

I.M.D. Publicacion C.A.

Another app in our Florida Wildlife series...

This app shows the 133 most common species found on Florida seashores. For each species there are two or three high-resolution pictures, a brief description, and a link to view the corresponding Wikipedia pages within the application window. All descriptive information is in English,...

Mammals of North America
Mammals of North America
Mammals of North America

Mammals of North America

mydigitalearth.com

The best-selling Princeton field guide to the land and marine mammals of the United States and Canada is now available in digital form on the App Store.

All the beautiful and accurate illustrations as well as the easy-to-use functionality of the book have been kept while also adding extra features such...

iLearnFacts - Mammals
iLearnFacts - Mammals
iLearnFacts - Mammals

iLearnFacts - Mammals

AGASTHEESWARAN SOMASUNDARAM

Are you an animal lover? Are you a parent or teacher who takes the students to the zoo often? Then this app is for you. Great app for a baby, toddler, parent, teacher, student or grown up children. Babies and Toddlers can enjoy looking at the pictures while grown kids...

Mammals of North America LITE
Mammals of North America LITE
Mammals of North America LITE

Mammals of North America LITE

mydigitalearth.com

This is a LITE version of Mammals of North America but is fully functional and includes ONLY 30 species, compared to 459 species in the full app. If you like the way this app works please check out the full version.

The best-selling Princeton field guide to the land and marine...

Field Guide to Jordan
Field Guide to Jordan
Field Guide to Jordan

Field Guide to Jordan

maani.us

Field Guide to Jordan, a comprehensive guide with beautiful photographs and concise descriptions of Jordan's diverse wonders. This compact guide is for locals and tourists alike to identify, learn about, and enjoy:

• Jordan's wildlife habitats, parks and reserves, canyons, and deserts;

• a large selection of Jordan's animals, including...

Field Guide to Emirates
Field Guide to Emirates
Field Guide to Emirates

Field Guide to Emirates

maani.us

Field Guide to Emirates, a comprehensive guide with beautiful photographs and concise descriptions of UAE's diverse wonders. This compact guide is for locals and visitors alike to identify, learn about, and enjoy:
 
• UAE's wildlife habitats, parks and reserves, canyons, and deserts.
 
• A large selection of UAE's mammals,...

Kids Zoo - Vertebrates
Kids Zoo - Vertebrates
Kids Zoo - Vertebrates

Kids Zoo - Vertebrates

SoftElixir InfoTech Pvt Ltd

Kids Zoo is an free educational app for kids that helps young children or Kids to learn about the Vertebrates animals.

Kids Zoo is a ultimate guide for kids to see animal pictures and learn animal names and their category or classification.

Browse through category and click on any thumbnail to see...

Peterson Field Guide to Mammals of North America
Peterson Field Guide to Mammals of North America
Peterson Field Guide to Mammals of North America

Peterson Field Guide to Mammals of North America

gWhiz, LLC

There’s a reason that Peterson is America’s Best-Selling Field Guide Series®! Sponsored by the National Wildlife Federation and the Roger Tory Peterson Institute, these guides are a boon to nature enthusiasts everywhere.

Now available in a mobile version, the official Peterson Field Guide to Mammals of North America app goes where...

The Kingdon Guide to African Mammals
The Kingdon Guide to African Mammals
The Kingdon Guide to African Mammals

The Kingdon Guide to African Mammals

mydigitalearth.com

This interactive version of Jonathan Kingdon’s Pocket Guide to African Mammals is an essential field guide for those visiting and living in Africa with an interest in its wildlife. It covers all African land mammals, with some of the smaller mammal groups portrayed generically.

FEATURES:
Images, distribution maps and text descriptions...

Animals of Kruger
Animals of Kruger
Animals of Kruger

Animals of Kruger

mydigitalearth.com

The Animals of Kruger app covers Mammals, Birds, Reptiles and Amphibians found in the Kruger National Park. The information in this app is taken from the Animals of Kruger field guide by Burger Cillié and Niel Cillié.

FEATURES:
● Universal app – the app will automatically take advantage of the larger screen...

Field Guide to Northern Territory Fauna
Field Guide to Northern Territory Fauna
Field Guide to Northern Territory Fauna

Field Guide to Northern Territory Fauna

Museum Victoria

Explore the Northern Territory's unique and diverse wildlife at home or in the great outdoors with the Museum & Art Gallery of the Northern Territory's Field Guide app.
The app combines detailed animal descriptions with stunning imagery and sounds to provide a valuable reference that can be used in urban, bush...

Field Guide to NSW Fauna
Field Guide to NSW Fauna
Field Guide to NSW Fauna

Field Guide to NSW Fauna

Australian Museum

Explore and identify the unique and diverse fauna of New South Wales with our new app.

Field Guide to NSW Fauna is a valuable tool for anyone with an interest in wildlife. Use it in urban, bush and coastal environments to learn more about the animals around you.

•Browse over...

Wildlife Field Guide to Gippsland Lakes
Wildlife Field Guide to Gippsland Lakes
Wildlife Field Guide to Gippsland Lakes

Wildlife Field Guide to Gippsland Lakes

Museum Victoria

This Field Guide app portrays the rich terrestrial, freshwater and marine life found in Gippsland Lakes catchment, in Gippsland, Victoria, Australia. It presents imagery and descriptions of over 250 animal species, representing those commonly encountered and others of special interest. It is only a fraction of the rich wildlife found...

Field Guide to Western Australian Fauna
Field Guide to Western Australian Fauna
Field Guide to Western Australian Fauna

Field Guide to Western Australian Fauna

Western Australian Museum

Western Australia's animal fauna are unique and diverse. Detailed descriptions of animals, maps of distribution, and endangered species status combine with live images from their native habitat to provide a valuable mobile reference to be used the bush, outback and metro regions of Western Australia. The content has been developed...

The Wild Animal Sanctuary
The Wild Animal Sanctuary
The Wild Animal Sanctuary

The Wild Animal Sanctuary

FastAPPZ

TWAS has been rescuing exotic wildlife and endangered species since 1980, and is currently home to more than 290 Lions, Tigers, Bears, Jaguars, Leopards, Mountain Lions, Lynx, Bobcats, Servals, Wolves, and other wildlife. These animals were abandoned, abused, illegally kept, or came from other terrible situations. The vast majority of...

Nature Guide European Animals
Nature Guide European Animals
Nature Guide European Animals

Nature Guide European Animals

Erik Severiens

A field guide with European animals on your phone!
Birds, butterflies, mammals, bugs, spiders, snails, snakes and lizards! Animals you can encounter outdoors while hiking, skating or on your bicycle, and you don't want to bring your books while doing this. So this wealth of information can be on your...

Mammal Guide of Southern Africa
Mammal Guide of Southern Africa
Mammal Guide of Southern Africa

Mammal Guide of Southern Africa

Mullen & Pohland GbR

*** Do you plan to go on a Safari in Southern Africa, Namibia, Simbabwe, Botswana or Kenya? Then this is the app for you: Based on the renowned reference work "Mammals of Southern Africa" from Burger Cillié, the app covers 137 species. All larger mammals of the southern African sub-region...

Animals of Pilanesberg
Animals of Pilanesberg
Animals of Pilanesberg

Animals of Pilanesberg

mydigitalearth.com

The Animals of Pilanesberg app covers Mammals, Birds, Reptiles and Amphibians found in the park. The information in this app is taken from the Animals of Pilanesberg field guide by Burger Cillié and Niel Cillié.

FEATURES:
● Universal app – the app will automatically take advantage of the larger screen when installed...

Other Apps

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Field Guide to Australian Capital Territory Fauna

Field Guide to Australian Capital Territory Fauna

Museum Victoria

Explore the fauna of Australia's capital in the Field Guide to Australian Capital Territory Fauna app.
The app features over 400 species, including mammals, birds, fishes, reptiles, frogs and invertebrates.

Each species profile contains a detailed description, beautiful photographs, a distribution map and the animal's endangered status. You can even listen to the calls of frogs, birds, possums, koalas, and many other animals.

The app can be used anywhere, from your backyard or school, to your favourite national park or wetland.
We've put in a lot of species, but it's still only part of the complete fauna of the ACT. Our scientists will continue to add species over time.

We are continually improving our apps. If you have any feedback, please contact us using the App Support button in the Ratings and Reviews section.

This app was produced by Museum Victoria with content provided by Australia’s leading natural history museums. It is one of a suite of eight field guide apps produced by museums for every state and territory in Australia.

Field Guide to Queensland Fauna

Field Guide to Queensland Fauna

Queensland Museum Network

The animals found in the Australian State of Queensland are diverse and extraordinary. Detailed descriptions of animals, maps of distribution and endangered species status combine with images to provide a valuable reference that can be used in urban, bush and coastal environments. The content has been developed by the scientists at the Queensland Museum in collaboration with scientists from our major partner, Museum Victoria, and all other Australian Museums.

This app holds descriptions of over 560 species encompassing birds, fishes, frogs, lizards, snakes, mammals, turtles, freshwater, marine and terrestrial invertebrates, spiders and insects including butterflies. From animals found on Queensland’s coral reefs, in rock-pools, in tropical rainforests, in deserts and in the suburbs, the habitats are hugely varied but only represent a tiny fraction of the true diversity of life in this large State. Our scientists will continue to add new species and refine this app over time.

This app is one of a suite of field guides for each state and territory, developed by Australia’s leading natural history museums.

Texas Mammals - Guide to Common Species

Texas Mammals - Guide to Common Species

I.M.D. Publicacion C.A.

Another app in our new Texas Wildlife series...

This app shows more than 170 mammal species found in Texas, including the marine mammals in the Gulf of Mexico. For each animal there are two or more high-resolution pictures, a brief description, and a link to view the corresponding Wikipedia pages within the application window. All descriptive information is in English, the animal names are also shown in scientific (Latin) denomination and in Spanish.

Also included is a glossary of animal terms with more than 400 entries and explanations.

The app features a modern, intuitive interface with easy navigation and search facilities for finding an animal by its name or searching in the full text for features and characteristics.

If you're interested in the Texan wildlife, don't miss this app which is equally suitable for iPhone and iPad.

Alaska Mammals - Guide to Common Species

Alaska Mammals - Guide to Common Species

I.M.D. Publicacion C.A.

Another app in our new Alaska Wildlife series...

This app shows more than 100 mammal species found in Alaska, including the marine mammals off the Pacific and Atlantic coasts. For each animal there are two or more high-resolution pictures, a brief description, and a link to view the corresponding Wikipedia pages within the application window. All descriptive information is in English, the animal names are also shown in scientific (Latin) denomination and in Spanish.

Also included is a glossary of animal terms with more than 400 entries and explanations.

The app features a modern, intuitive interface with easy navigation and search facilities for finding an animal by its name or searching in the full text for features and characteristics.

If you're interested in the Alaskan wildlife, don't miss this app which is equally suitable for iPhone and iPad.

MoorWILD

MoorWILD

Natural Apptitude

This app is a field guide to some of the most common and/or iconic moorland animal species found within the Peak District National Park and South Pennine moors. It now also gives you the ability to record 11 of the 43 species featured in the app and submit those records to the Moors for the Future Community Science Team.

This app will enable you to get a good feel for the types of birds, reptiles, mammals and insects you are likely to encounter on a walk across the moors. With text that covers key features and a photo gallery for each species you will soon be putting a name to the animals that make our moors such a unique place. There are also sound recordings for each of the bird species to help you identify them by their calls and songs.

The app also provides information about the work being done by the Moors for the Future Partnership, within the MoorLIFE project, and how this is helping to restore and preserve moorland habitats of European importance.

Field Guide to Tasmanian Fauna

Field Guide to Tasmanian Fauna

Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery

Explore Tasmania’s unique and diverse wildlife at home or in the great outdoors with the Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery’s Field Guide app. This app combines detailed animal descriptions with stunning imagery and, for some species, sounds to provide a valuable reference that can be used in urban, bush and coastal environments. The app holds descriptions of over 800 species, from animals found in rockpools and minibeasts in your garden, to birds, mammals, lizards and snakes that you might see in the bush. We’ve put in a lot of species, but it’s still a fraction of the complete fauna of Tasmania. Our scientists will continue to add additional species and refine descriptions over time.

This app is one of a suite of field guides for each state and territory, developed by Australia’s leading natural history museums.