Popular sites & services
Search species, datasets, regions, localities, environmental layers, and more.
Map, visualise and analyse relationships between species, location and environment.
Access ALA support articles, user guides and case studies, and contact ALA.
Enter a street address, GPS coordinates, postcode or place name to find out what species live near you.
Search occurrence records in the ALA by species, taxon, dataset, date, location, data provider and more.
Create surveys, capture data in the field, and manage your biodiversity, ecological and natural resource management data.
Browse Australia’s most recognisable species.
Upload your own list of species to use in the ALA or use a list uploaded by other ALA users or data providers.
View the key stats associated with ALA’s data repository and services: the number of records, species, data providers, environmental data and much more.
Access, download and save ALA datasets, large data exports and desktop software.
Download apps for your mobile devices.
Visualise and analyse relationships between species, location and environment.
Find Australian marine fishes by location and depth.
Track and calculate movement metrics and space use for individually marked animals anywhere in the world.
Use our data pre-processing service that removes or obfuscates location data for sensitive species.
Citizen science and education
Read about the ALA, our team, governance and strategic plans.
Access content and links for ecoscientists, taxonomists and collection owners.
Find out how ALA is working in partnership with Indigenous communities to bridge boundaries between Indigenous knowledge and western science.
Access content and links for citizen scientists, community groups, educators, students and families.