User Guide 2


Begin at the Atlas of Living Australia homepage and select Spatial Portal from the Mapping & analysis tile.


Select Add to Map, then Species.


Type the species or common name, then click Next.


Click on “Australian region”, then select “Next”.


The dots on the map show occurrence records for that species. You can change the colour, size and opacity of the dots.


To add a second species to the map, select Add to Map then select Species.


Type in the species name (or common name) and click Next.


Click on Australian region, then Next.


Your map will show the second species on the map in a different colour. You can delete species from your map, by clicking on the bin
icon to the right of the species name. You can hide them by clicking on the tick to the left of the species name.