Platypus Survey & Monitoring

platspot-b-alb-2010may.jpgInformation about the techniques available to map or monitor platypus populations is available on the following pages:

To learn more about the best way to spot a platypus in the wild, please go to Hints on Spotting Platypus and Water-rats in the Wild.

To report details of a platypus sighting (or a water-rat/rakali sighting), go to Report a Sighting.

To find out more about how you can become involved as a citizen scientist in platypus monitoring as part of the Australian Platypus Monitoring Network (APMN), go to

Photo: APC