naturbeobachtung.at by SPOPSTER
Bumblebees, butterflies, dragonflies, birds, mammals and many more … see & report them!
as an important contribution to biodiversity research in Austria
Easy reporting: make a picture – choose a species – and you’re done!
Take a look at pictures from other users in image gallery and comment on them or even like them
experts are checking your pictures and are helping you to classify the species
With the naturbeobachtung.at-app you can easily report your nature observations to us, by taking pictures of animals eyerywhere and at any time. Not only is it fun, but you´re even making an important conrtribution to the austrian biodiversity-research. The App is an „expansion“ of the web version www.naturbeobachtung.at and can be used for free. Our experts are verifying your observations, so that your data can be used for scientific tasks.
Functions & content of our app „naturbeobachtung.at“:
RECORD YOUR OBSERVATION
1. Take a picture or choose one of your gallery
2. Choose the species, but don’t worry if you can’t classify it: the community will help you.
Post it and that‘s it!
The date and the coordinates of your observations are getting determined automatically. To do so – make sure to allow our app acces to the following:
1. Location – to add location data to your observation image
2. Camera – to take a picture
3. Gallery – to create record observation from your pictures
TAKE A LOOK AT THE OBSERVATIONS
„My observations“: a list of your own observations
„Image gallery“: observations also from other users. The posts can be sorted by species and usernames. You can comment on the pictures and „like“ them. By clicking on the picture you can get further information about it.
„Species list“: all available species, which yo can filter on species(-groups). Clicking on a species leads you to the fact sheet, to an image gallery, distribution maps and phenograms…
„Community“: all your likes and comments you have given or received. Notifications when an expert has proven your observation.
„Statistics“: the most frequently reported animals and the most active users.
„Information“: stay up to date regarding the species we are currently focused on and get further information about us and our partners
In your profile you can reset your password, in app configuration e.g. switch on off-road-mode, choose favourite language, test your internet connection and update local data…
The publisher Naturschutzbund Österreich (www.naturschutzbund.at/impressum.html) is responsible for the content of the app and the contact for questions. The technical realization and data management of naturbeobachtung.at are provided by science4you (www.science4you.org). The app version has been developed by Hano Systems Ltd. (http://hano-systems.com).
Web version www.naturbeobachtung.at
Many other features are available, for example:
Edit and delete your observations and locations
Discuss in the forum and ask experts for help in determining species
classify unidentified observations of other users
help and technical support, and much more…