REVIEWED ON JUN 21, 2023
With the iNaturalist app, users can learn more about the world around them. Powerful search features make identifying plant and animal species a breeze, with an exhaustive database of images, descriptions and supporting information to unlock. As well as being an indispensable reference tool, it’s a great learning aid for younger users.
Free to download and start using
Convenient interface makes it a beginner-friendly choice
Robust security features as standard
Accurate results provide real insights
Relatively broad archive provides good reference points
Not all records can be trusted
No in-depth taxonomic information is provided
Can be time-consuming to use
No offline access is supported
Feedback times can be sluggish
How to download & use
- Download the iNaturalist app using the link below.
- Create an account and sign in.
- Explore the app and familiarize yourself with the features.
- Take pictures, record observations and join projects.
- Share your observations with other users.
- Explore the species information database to learn more about the world around you.
Review & download
iNaturalist is an excellent mobile application for anyone interested in connecting with the natural world. Thanks to its highly intuitive user interface, powerful features and large database of information relating to plants and animals, iNaturalist has positioned itself as one of the most invaluable tools for anyone looking to discover and explore nature.