Brazilian Birds Vol. 1 ist vorübergehend kostenlos im AppStore erhältlich.
Brazilian Birds Vol. 1 – Atlantic Forest – is an application of Planeta Sustentável. It serves as a true field guide for species identification – a powerful tool for both laymen and professionals. Designed by the department of Digital Content of Guia Quatro Rodas in a partnership with Editora Avis Brasilis, the application includes 345 birds as well as illustrations and texts by Tomas Sigrist, the most respected author of field guides for bird watching in the country.
This application allows you to identify the principal species of the Atlantic Forest, in many environments: in the parks of cities like São Paulo and Rio de Janeiro, in nature reserves. Besides illustrations and full texts, you will also find pictures and chants of numerous birds.
The complete search system allows easy identification of the species:
– Alphabetical Order
All birds are listed in alphabetical order according to its popular name
The birds are separated into groups presenting similar characteristics based on taxonomy
The birds are arranged by type – such as “owls”, “pigeons”, “thrushes”, etc – according to their physical and behavioral features.
– Advanced Search
User may search by primary color, secondary color, bird size, tail size and type of beak. The application gives results according to the combinations punched in by the user.
There are other cool features, as well:
– My pictures
Reserved space to store pictures of the birds shot by the user. Images can be automatically shared via twitter, facebook or email.
– Report an event
After using the application to identify the bird, by simply pressing one button you can provide an event record. The information – bird, bird watching time and site – are submitted to a database and used for research.
The best tool available for researching and identifying Atlantic Forest birds, now available on your iPhone or iPodTouch.