Useful wildlife resources
Queensland species lists, wildlife information and survey data can also be accessed from the following sites.
- Atlas of Living Australia
Access species lists, distribution maps, records, notes and images for Australian wildlife.
- Australia’s Virtual Herbarium
Access plant specimen data obtained from Australian herbaria collections including the Queensland Herbarium.
Online mapping system to access biodiversity related spatial layers and generate environmental reports for selected properties and drawn areas.
- Environmental reports online
Generate environmental reports for a nominated property (Lot on Plan or street address), central coordinates or a tenure number.
- Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums
Access animal specimen data obtained from Australian museum collections including the Queensland Museum.
- Regrowth benefits indicative map
Interactive map to locate information about particular places (sites) and their suitability for regrowing native forest including biodiversity benefits for priority species.
- Search regional ecosystems descriptions
Search the regional ecosystems database using the search form or by selecting a land zone within one of the bioregions.
- Species lists
Generate species lists for Queensland’s protected areas, local government areas, forestry areas and nominated areas (using coordinates) from the WildNet database.
- Species profile search
Find species information such as species names, notes and images and download species locations for Queensland’s native and naturalised plants and animals from the WildNet database.
Online mapping system to access wetland related spatial layers and generate environmental reports.
- WetlandSummary—facts and maps
First-stop-shop for wetland information in Queensland providing a range of tools and resources to assist with the sustainable management of wetlands.
- Aquatic Conservation Assessments (ACA) and AquaBaMMs
Aquatic conservation assessments identify relative wetland conservation values within a specified study area.
- Biodiversity planning assessments
Biodiversity planning assessments identify terrestrial ecological values within a bioregion.
- Census of Queensland flora
Names, distributions and status of Queensland plants, algae, fungi, lichens and cyanobacteria, based on the Queensland Herbarium Herbrecs database.
- Conservation status of Queensland wildlife
The names and conservation statuses of Queensland plants, fungi, protists, mammals, birds, reptiles, amphibians and some fish and invertebrate groups based on the WildNet database.
- Generalised distribution and densities of Queensland wildlife
Queensland species distributions and densities generalised to a 10 km grid resolution based on the WildNet database.
- Habitat suitability models series
This dataset represents the current status of Habitat Suitability Models across Queensland.
- Herbarium specimen data - Herbrecs - Queensland
A subset of the specimen label data derived from the Queensland Herbarium Herbrecs database.
- MapsOnline API
Access the MapsOnline service that produces a range of spatially-referenced information as map and report products.
- Modelled potential habitat for selected threatened species in Queensland
A geodatabase of modelled potential habitat shapefiles for selected threatened species in Queensland.
- Pest Central data
Detailed spatial information on pest management activities in Queensland.
- Queensland Confidential Species
The list of Queensland confidential species from the WildNet database.
- Queensland CORVEG Database
Access flora survey data from the Queensland Herbarium CORVEG database.
- Queensland Museum data
Access fauna specimen datasets of the Queensland Museum.
- Qld wildlife data API
Access data that has been approved for public release from the WildNet database including species profiles, notes, statuses, images, species locations and project information.
- WildNet wildlife records - published - Queensland
This is a subset of the wildlife records from the WildNet database approved for release (by data providers) that is generated weekly.
Plants and animals
- A–Z of animals
- Animals of Queensland
- Biodiversity collections
- Fish species guide
- How to identify plant specimens
- Invasive plants and animals
- Living with wildlife
- Marine plants including mangroves
- Native plants
- Non-native plants and weeds
- Plants and animals
- Regional ecosystems
- Threatened species