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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  • Pied Avocet (Recurvirostra avosetta) by @russweston Pied Avocet
  • Black-headed Heron (Ardea melanocephala) by @russweston Black-headed Heron
  • Western Leopard Toad (Amietophyrnus pantherinus) by @WallyPetersen Western Leopard Toad
  • Burchell's zebra (Equus burchelli) by @russweston Burchell's zebra
  • African Hoopoe (Upupa africana) by @russweston African Hoopoe

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Glossy Ibis (Bird) Spotted about 3 hours ago in Skilpadsvlei captured by @WallyPetersen
Yellow-billed Duck (Bird) Spotted 1 day ago in Skilpadsvlei captured by @WallyPetersen
Egyptian Goose (Bird) Spotted 1 day ago in Skilpadsvlei captured by @WallyPetersen
Cape Wagtail (Bird) Spotted 1 day ago in Skilpadsvlei captured by @WallyPetersen
Grey Heron (Bird) Spotted 1 day ago in Skilpadsvlei captured by @WallyPetersen
Mole snake (Reptile) Spotted 1 day ago in Skilpadsvlei captured by @WallyPetersen
Cape Porcupine (Mammal) Spotted 1 day ago in Skilpadsvlei captured by @WallyPetersen
Cape Porcupine (Mammal) Spotted 22 days ago in Kommetjie captured by @WallyPetersen
Cape Porcupine (Mammal) Spotted about 1 month ago in Skilpadsvlei captured by @WallyPetersen
African Goshawk (Bird) Spotted about 1 month ago in Skilpadsvlei captured by @WallyPetersen

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Wildspots contributors have recorded over 1419 unique species of animal.

12800 Wildlife Records (7255 Photos) Spotted by 213 Contributors.

Bird 7416 Birds (752 Species)
Mammal 3499 Mammals (140 Species)
Reptile 1058 Reptiles (181 Species)
Amphibian 408 Amphibians (64 Species)
Other 196 Others (109 Species)
Insect 223 Insects (173 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 1399 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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