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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.

Map of Life
Animals Encyclopedia SMART Guide
iLearnFacts - Mammals
Rocky Mountain National Park Field Guide
Kimberley Coast

Best Apps

Highest scored apps in the category

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...

Animals Encyclopedia SMART Guide
Animals Encyclopedia SMART Guide

Animals Encyclopedia SMART 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...

iLearnFacts - Mammals
iLearnFacts - Mammals

iLearnFacts

AGASTHEESWARAN SOMASUNDARAM

Are you an animal lover

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 can read the facts or listen to the facts. More...

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....

Kimberley Coast
Kimberley Coast

Kimberley Coast

Galexy Pty. Limited

A field guide to the wide variety of plants and animals of Western Australia's iconic Kimberley Coast

A field guide to the wide variety of plants and animals of Western Australia's iconic Kimberley Coast. This field guide is an ideal companion for people on cruise expeditions of the Kimberley Coast. It covers a wide range of ocean and land-based species including:

- Birds
- Mammals
- Reptiles
- Fish
- Whales, dolphins, and dugong
- Select insects and spiders
- Trees and shrubs

Most species...

Sydney Wildlife
Sydney Wildlife

Sydney Wildlife

Galexy Pty. Limited

A field guide to the wildlife that can be found in and around Sydney, Australia

A field guide to the wildlife that can be found in and around Sydney, Australia. The guide includes most birds, many fish, many mammals, a number of reptiles, and a number of invertebrates. It also includes a small but growing number of plants.

Where possible species descriptions include several identification photos. The descriptions also include distribution maps. Along with information about...

Yalgorup
Yalgorup

Yalgorup

Galexy Pty. Limited

A field guide to the birds, mammals, reptiles, and amphibians of the beautiful Yalgorup National Park in Western Australia

A field guide to the birds, mammals, reptiles, and amphibians of the beautiful Yalgorup National Park in Western Australia. It covers 209 species and includes 541 images that will assist with making identifications in the field.

The species lists have been carefully vetted by locals with great knowledge and love of the area. These contributors have also provided a range...

Australian Mammals
Australian Mammals

Australian Mammals

Galexy Pty. Limited

A field guide to Australian mammals, covering native and introduced species

A field guide to Australian mammals, covering native and introduced species. The guide includes terrestrial mammals, marine mammals and bats.

To use the guide, drill down though the species groups to find a group that you think is likely to contain the species you have observed. Then you can tap "filter" to see all identification images for species in the chosen...

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Apps with average score

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

Nature Guide European Animals

Erik Severiens

Walking through nature, you can enhance your enjoyment of that you see and by being able to identify your observations quickly. Discover the different characteristics of hundreds of species and view multiple photographs to compare what you have just seen.

App features:
- Over 750 animals of Europe with 3400+ high-quality photos.
-...

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...

Park Wildlife
Park Wildlife
Park Wildlife

Park Wildlife

Shearwater Marketing Group

This interactive field guide to the wildlife and plants of 100 National Parks includes all the birds, mammals, reptiles and amphibians you'll encounter while visiting a park as well as helps you identify native trees and wildflowers. The guide is also full of useful information about each park such as...

Field Guide to Victorian Fauna
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. 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...

MoorWILD
MoorWILD
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...

iJoshuaTree
iJoshuaTree
iJoshuaTree

iJoshuaTree

iGreenEarth

Essential guide to Joshua Tree National Park requiring no internet connection! The only Joshua Tree app with a field guide & photos of all campgrounds and hiking trails!

Features:

Nature guide with more than 140 high-quality photos and detailed descriptions of:

* Cacti
* Trees
* Wildflowers
* Amphibians
* Insects
* Reptiles
* Mammals
* Birds
* Views

Activity guide with...

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...

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

Mammals of North America

mydigitalearth.com

Now on Sale!!!
If you would like to experience the app please see our free LITE version that is fully functional but includes only 30 species.

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...

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...

Wild Animals SMART Guide
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. 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...

Animals Encyclopedia PRO SMART Guide
Animals Encyclopedia PRO SMART Guide
Animals Encyclopedia PRO SMART Guide

Animals Encyclopedia PRO SMART Guide

Edutainment Ventures LLC

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...

Chesapeake Bay Field Guide
Chesapeake Bay Field Guide
Chesapeake Bay Field Guide

Chesapeake Bay Field Guide

Shearwater Marketing Group

Created by the Chesapeake Bay Trust, this interactive field guide includes ALL the wild animals and plants of the Chesapeake Bay and its watershed. For novices and experts alike, the Chesapeake Bay Field Guide provides localized wildlife information about the birds, mammals, reptiles and amphibians, butterflies, trees, and seashore creatures...

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...

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...

Big Cat Facts
Big Cat Facts
Big Cat Facts

Big Cat Facts

Stroika

Have you ever wondered what happens when you cross a lion with a tiger?

Did you know that a puma can jump 6m directly upwards?

Or did you know that apart from pumas, cheetahs are the only big cats that purr. Have you ever wondered why leopards are unable to roar?

Big Cat...

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...

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...

Other Apps

Could be good for special cases

eGuide to Mammals of Southern Africa

eGuide to Mammals of Southern Africa

mydigitalearth.com

**Now updated to a universal app - designed for BOTH iPhone and iPad**

Chris and Mathilde Stuart's eGuide to Mammals of Southern Africa is an interactive version of the popular “Field Guide to Mammals of Southern Africa”. This app has many features that will enrich your wildlife experience in Southern Africa.

FEATURES:
● Each of the over 350 species found in the region has a detailed text description.
● Easily swipe between species.
● Most species have multiple hi-res photographs, distribution maps, animal-human size comparison, spoor drawings and skull photographs.
● Audible calls for certain species.
● Videos for select species.
● Quickly find a species by looking up its track type, grouped with similar tracks.
● A compare feature that lets you view two species at the same time on the same screen.
● The ability to easily find a species using either common or scientific names and in taxonomic or alphabetic order.
● A personal record of mammal sightings that can be exported using email.

*Uninstalling/reinstalling the program will result in the loss of your list; it is recommended that you export the list regularly to avoid any loss of data.

We invite all users to share their comments and ideas on our forum at www.mydigitalearth.com

NB. This Application WILL ONLY work on an iPhone, iPod Touch and iPad running OS V5.0 or higher NOT A NORMAL IPOD CLASSIC/NANO.

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 of over 460 species found throughout Africa.
You can select a specific African country/region, so that the lists of species throughout the program display only the species in your region.
A personal species list that stores your mammal sightings saved to the device* (ability to upload list coming soon)
Countries/regions covered: South Africa, Botswana, Namibia. Zimbabwe, Mozambique & Malawi, Nigeria, North Sahara (Tunisia), Angola, Zambia, Tanzania, D.R.C, Rwanda Burundi, Kenya, Congo, Gabon, Uganda, Somalia, Ethiopia, Sudan, Central African Republic, Cameroon, Central Sahara (Niger, Mauritania, Mali, Libya, Egypt), Chad, Western Sahara (Morocco), NW Coast (Togo, Sierra Leone, Senegal, Liberia, Senegal, Liberia, Ivory Coast, Guinea, Ghana).

*Uninstalling the program will result in the loss of your list, it is recommended that you keep your own backup (master list) separate from the program.

For more wildlife guides see our other apps: Sasol eBirds, Wildlife of Southern Africa, British Wildlife Photoguide.

NB. This Application WILL ONLY work on an iPhone or iPod Touch (2nd GEN) running OS V3.0 or higher NOT A NORMAL IPOD CLASSIC/NANO.

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 by scientists at the Western Australian Museum and supplemented by scientists from other museums around the nation.
 
The app holds descriptions of over 250 species encompassing birds, fishes, frogs, lizards, snakes, mammals, freshwater, terrestrial and marine invertebrates, spiders, and insects. We've put in a lot of the more common and widely species, as well as some unique animals that speak of Western Australia's amazing diversity. Enjoy!

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 mammals, birds, reptiles, amphibians, insects, and fish;

• a large selection of Jordan's plants, including trees, flowers, and shrubs;

• Jordan's archaeological treasures and touristic sites, including Petra, Jerash, desert castles, and prehistoric sites;

• Jordan's fascinating geological history, including the Great Rift Valley, volcanos, rocks, and much more.




Field Guide to Jordan features:
 
• A comprehensive guide and concise descriptions of the country's treasures.

• Beautiful photographs.

• Bird calls and other animal sounds.

• GPS locations and links to Google Maps to plan both adventurous trips and touristic travel.

• Simple interface and quick navigation.

• Search panel, bookmarks, and checkboxes to keep track of encountered subjects.

• No in-app purchases.




Field Guide to Jordan / دليل طبيعة وآثار الأردن

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, birds, reptiles, amphibians, invertebrates, fish, and plants.
 
• UAE's archaeological treasures, including forts and prehistoric sites.
 
• UAE's fascinating geological history, including the Hajar Mountains, petroleum traps, and much more.
 

 
Field Guide to Emirates features:

• A comprehensive guide and concise descriptions of the country's treasures.

• Beautiful photographs.

• Bird calls and other animal sounds.

• GPS locations and links to Google Maps to plan both adventurous trips and touristic travel.

• Simple interface and quick navigation.

• Search panel, bookmarks, and checkboxes to keep track of encountered subjects.
 
• No in-app purchases.
 
 
 
Field Guide to Emirates / دليل طبيعة وآثار الإمارات