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Environment Guide: Animals

Resources for study and work in conservation, land management and environmental science.

On the shelves

Free Field Guide app

Northern Territory Field Guide app

Download the app on your Apple or Android phone, and use it to identify over 600 species, from animals found in tropical rivers and reefs to the deserts of Central Australia - everything from colourful birds, iconic fish and mammals, dangerous snakes and crocs, through to butterflies, tiny termites and wasps. The app was put together by the Territory’s leading scientists, images and sounds from the Museum and Art Gallery of the Northern Territory collection as well as from external photographers and volunteers.

Download the app from Google Play or App Store

Northern Territory Government data

Atlas of Living Australia

Explore the Atlas of Living Australia, a collaborative, national project that aggregates biodiversity data from multiple sources and makes it available and usable online.

You can also search species by location.

Charles Darwin University acknowledges the traditional custodians across the lands on which we live and work, and we pay our respects to Elders both past and present.
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