Explore and capture Wildlife sightings.

Easy-to-use wildlife tools geared with people in mind.
Wildspots helps you document & explore the Wildlife you see around you.

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  • Greater Flamingo (Phoenicopterus roseus) by @WallyPetersen Greater Flamingo
  • Cape Gerbil (Tatera afra) by @WallyPetersen Cape Gerbil
  • Spotted Eagle-Owl (Bubo africanus) by @WallyPetersen Spotted Eagle-Owl
  • Pied Kingfisher (Ceryle rudis) by @WallyPetersen Pied Kingfisher
  • Blacksmith Lapwing (Vanellus armatus) by @WallyPetersen Blacksmith Lapwing

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Hadeda Ibis (Bird) Spotted about 22 hours ago in Witsands-Soetwater Conservancy captured by @WallyPetersen
Black-crowned Night Heron (Bird) Spotted 3 days ago in Kommetjie captured by @WallyPetersen
Cape Sparrow (Bird) Spotted 6 days ago captured by @WallyPetersen
Laughing Dove (Bird) Spotted 6 days ago captured by @WallyPetersen
Cape Wagtail (Bird) Spotted 6 days ago captured by @WallyPetersen
Hadeda Ibis (Bird) Spotted 6 days ago captured by @WallyPetersen
Speckled Pigeon (Bird) Spotted 6 days ago captured by @WallyPetersen
Helmeted Guineafowl (Bird) Spotted 7 days ago in Kommetjie captured by @WallyPetersen
Southern Double-collared Sunbird (Bird) Spotted 7 days ago in Kommetjie captured by @WallyPetersen
Spur-winged Goose (Bird) Spotted 8 days ago captured by @WallyPetersen

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Wildspots contributors have recorded over 1576 unique species of animal.

16320 Wildlife Records (10285 Photos) Spotted by 232 Contributors.

Bird 9583 Birds (791 Species)
Mammal 4227 Mammals (171 Species)
Reptile 1484 Reptiles (235 Species)
Amphibian 590 Amphibians (86 Species)
Other 203 Others (113 Species)
Insect 233 Insects (180 Species)

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Use wildspots to capture & keep track of your wildlife sightings - as well as explore what others are seeing - easy to use wildlife tools geared with people in mind.

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Animal Wiki

Our Animal Wiki contains basic information, distribution maps and photos of over 1556 unique species of animal including Birds, Reptiles, Mammals and Amphibians.

Animal Wiki

Timeline Map

Explore our wildlife Records on a map and adjust the time range of when these Records where seen - you can also adjust the map to only show the animals you are interested in.

Timeline Map

Areas

Explore areas around South Africa and get an insight about what Wildlife is being spotted there using our species checklists.

Areas

Groups

Allows people with a shared wildlife interest to form a Group and contribute Records to the Group - much like a Facebook Group.

Groups



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