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June 25, 2018

iPlover uses the sensors on iPhone and Android devices to simplify and facilitate consistent data collection and data management.  The app is intended for use by the USGS and its collaborators and will not function without an approved login.  For more information, contact  


  • Collect data from the field, online, or offline.
  • Synchronize data with central server to share across groups.
  • Edit data on the device before and after synchronizing.
  • See an overview map of data from your group.
Piper Plover sample nest/brood survival report
Piper Plover sample nest/brood survival report(Public domain.)
Publication Year 2018
Title iPlover
Product Type Software Release
Record Source USGS Digital Object Identifier Catalog