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Sasol First Field Guide App Series

"It is brilliant for the beginner like me." - Moses Thokwane, Google Play Store user
The Sasol First Field Guide mobile app series provides fascinating insight into the diverse fauna and flora of southern Africa. Ideal for budding and amateur naturalists, the apps are packed with up-to-date species descriptions, full-colour photographs, videos, animal calls and distribution maps – all aimed at quick and accurate identification of a species. Also included are intriguing facts about about each species and its conservation status, as well as links to useful websites. Separate English and Afrikaans apps are available.
The apps are free, with six species included in the initial download. The remaining content can be unlocked with a single in-app purchase of R59,99. Available for Apple and Android (smartphones and tablets).


  • The apps are free, with 5 free species included.
  • The rest of the app can be unlocked with a single in-app purchase of R59,99.
  • Easy to use, navigate and search
  • Contains ±46 species per app, with multiple images per species
  • Video and audio included for selected species
  • Available as separate English and Afrikaans apps
  • Updated text, with additional info about the conservation status of each species, and links to interesting extra information.
For more information please visit our website
See the app in action; visit our YouTube channel