What is Collect Mobile?

Collect Mobile is a fast, intuitive and flexible data collection tool for field-based surveys.

This Android app allows the completion of complex data structures, such as biophysical, socio-economic or biodiversity surveys. Its many features include:

  • On-the-fly validation to improve data quality

  • Handling of large lists of species or other attributes

  • Geo-location through embedded GPS

  • Integration with Collect for data management, analysis and export to commonly used formats

  • Processes inputs and calculates attributes for quality control in the field


The app is available on Android platform:


Collect Mobile is open source. It's hosted, developed, and maintained on GitHub.

View the GitHub project