Useful Apps from a variety of Sources
BarwonBluff : Barwon Bluff – Living on the Edge
Produced by Friends of the Barwon Bluff in conjunction with Coastcare, this GPS-enabled app is aimed at helping people explore the Barwon Bluff Marine Sanctuary – complete with walking trail and field guide.
PestSmart : Field Guide to Pest Animals of Australia
From the Invasive Animals CRC, this app contains descriptions of the major vertebrate pest species in Australia (including mammals, reptiles, birds, fish etc). Apart from descriptions it contains photos, recordings, footprints, and maps.
Victorian Fauna : Field Guide to Victorian Fauna
A product of Museum Victoria, this app currently holds descriptions of over 730 species from urban, bush and coastal environments including mammals, frogs, butterflies, snakes, and much more. Detailed descriptions are provided along with maps, images and recordings.
Weed ID: The Ute Guide
Designed to assist growers in the identification of the most common weeds found in paddocks throughout Australia. Includes photos of various stages in weed’s lifecycle, as well as details of distinctive features. This app comes from the Australian Government Grains Research and Development Corporation