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« ...working through my “extralimital” species after the conversion of my data is a great exercise, helping me to clean up some improperly entered species and adjust subspecies allocations. What a great product you have!" »
David Donsker, USA
« I found the only site that could maintain not only my bird lists, but all my observations covering mammals, reptiles, amphibians etc... »
Clayton, South Africa
« I can recommend "iGT" to all serious global birders as the best thing that is out there. »
CG, Sweden
« If you are a wildlife enthusiast, you should join! »
Brian, USA/Thailand
« I use it daily as a reference to check the scientific name and distribution for birds and other animals. »
Anita, Sweden
« iGoTerra is the most valuable website available to log worldwide geo-codable sightings of all biota. »
Michael, USA
« iGoTerra is the only place where you can record ALL of your wildlife sightings: from birds and fish to amoeba and everything in between! Invaluable! »
Brian, USA/Thailand
« An indispensable tool for helping me to keep track of my bird sightings and much else besides. »
CG, Sweden
« There is nothing comparable on the web for someone like me with a wide interest in the animal kingdom. »
Anita, Sweden
« List security! No hard drive failure, computer theft or fire could destroy my burgeoning lists. »
Clayton, South Africa
« iGoTerra is a great place: to keep my records of all types of biodiversity (including: ferns, fungi, flowers, fish and fantails); to share photographs and to have friendly competition with like-minded people. »
Peter, Australia
« It’s great fun to see where people have been and what they’ve seen and it helps me to prepare for future trips. »
Anita, Sweden
« The taxon information and range information are generally some of the best sources of information on the internet for a given species. »
Michael, USA
« Some of the new features are mindblowing - extremely accurate country lists, shared observation capability, new country lifer projections, dedicated area forums. »
Clayton, South Africa
« The site will never be complete. Both new and old members alike will always have new and improved ideas for the site, taxonomy is ever changing - but my lists will live on forever! »
Clayton, South Africa
« (...) the site is owned, designed and maintained by dedicated listers - people who understand how other listers think! »
Clayton, South Africa
”I can recommend "iGT" to all serious global birders as the best thing that is out there. »
CG, Sweden
« iGoTerra is an incredible site…and it gets better and better! »
Anita, Sweden
« I am very often uploading photos of plants and it can't be more simple than iGoTerra. »
Hans Bister, Sweden
« The variety of images compiled provides a useful ID source for others. »
Michael, USA
« (…) we are in the process of delivering a website that covers not only post-trip listing, but the hardcore logistics needed to plan trips"
Clayton, South Africa
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Import lists
iGoTerra Trips
iGoTerra Pocket
Manage lists
Personal checklists
My Tree of Life
Photo gallery
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Manage all your lists
How many species have you seen, when and where? You cannot keep track of all your observations? We have been there…
iGoTerra is simply the most powerful tool in the world to manage all the lists you want to keep track of: Birds, mammals, plants, butterflies; we have them all and you can keep lists for each and every country, state and even your backyard!

Now, you can spend more time in the field, knowing that your lists are taken care of.
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Import all your lists in a few clicks
You would like to join, but your lists are too long to be entered? No worries, we have been there too…
Bring your excel sheets together (or most other file-types) and we do the rest: in a few clicks, all your observations will be in your account for you to review, edit and update to the latest version of official checklists (IOC or Clements). And you can bring your dragonflies, coral reef fishes and flowers, all creatures are welcome.

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Lists and ranking systems
How many birds have you seen in the world? Or this year? Or in a particular country or region? How many species of fishes, flowers or spiders have you identified so far?

Our ranking system offers countless opportunities to engage into friendly competition and learn from peers about wildlife. You can even compare your lists with your friends...
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Photo Gallery
Where did you shoot that bird? How many flowers have you photographed?
Get your pics in order!

Want to prepare yourself for the upcoming trip?
Use our Slideshow function to display exactly your choice of species to practice on.

Your photo gallery is your best friend to share and manage your vivid memories. All your pics can be searched and displayed by area and species group.
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Personalized country checklists
Going on a trip and have a trip-list, but not with your personal list integrated? Edit your own country checklist featuring the species or subspecies you have seen and the ones you have not. Automatically get the endemics and even the plate number of your field guide!

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iGoTerra Trips
You think you spend way too much time administrating your lists before and after the trip?
iGoTerra Trips is a unique integrated tool designed for tour operators and dedicated naturalists to plan and administrate wildlife-watching trips:
- Generation of a specific checklist featuring info on expected species
- Automated systematic report listing all observations, even down to subspecies level
- Possibility for participants to copy the observations to their own personal checklist

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iGoTerra Pocket: bring your world with you
Struggling with different apps for different species in different countries?
iGoTerra Pocket is your free app to record and share ALL your observations in the field anywhere in the world. Carry your life lists and your targets in the pocket, record your observations with precise location and synchronize and share all your observations in one click.

Iphone, download now from AppStore
Android, coming soon to GooglePlay
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My observation diary
Do you enjoy looking back at your wildlife observations to bring back the happy moments, but all your records are a mess in different systems and papers?
We know how it feels. Observation Diary displays all your observations in a nice layout with your notes, photos and maps of the locations you visited. And, you can easily share the diary of selected days with your friends with just a click.
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Species Information
A wealth of information at your fingertips: taxonomy, subspecies, photos, distribution, geo-localized observations, names, reference in field guide, literature, resource links...

More than 110.000 species ...

You can also access part of information when you're out in the field - try out our Smartphone webapp by clicking on the icon below

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Personalized tree of life
Browse the tree of life to see which species or subspecies you have not seen yet and where they can be found.

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