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  1. Do not enter locations that were not entered by the person posting the encounter.

    Next to one of my photos is listed a location that I did not enter.

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        • Show both video and still photos for one encounter

          Currently it seems if you have a video, the photo is not shown.

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            • Features request

              Please allow a link to facebook and flickr. Also need faster photo upload and multiple picture upload capability.

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              • Photo Credits and Copyright

                There needs to be an option to specify photo credits, copyright information, URL of original photo. When I entered new species that were not contained in the iphone dbase there was no photograph associated with the species observed. So, I went out on the web to find a good example of the species and uploaded the URL through the WildObs web interface. In no way am I trying to pass the photos off as my own and would like to give credit to the respective photographers and list their URL if possible.

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                • Enable users to edit and delete observations

                  There are times when an animal is misidentified in the field and an observation needs to be updated to reflect the correct information.

                  Also, having the ability to delete observations would be nice

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                  • Download data to a CSV file

                    It would be nice if users were able to download their observation lists to a CSV file so that they can maintain a backup and perform their own analysis on the data.

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                    • Enable users to record GPS locations of observations and group them according to location e.g., park

                      If someone wants to maintain lists of species seen at a park or private property but also wants to have the observations be spatially explicit (e.g., each observation has unique coordinates) it would be nice to be able to group multiple locations and generate lists according to the group name (e.g., park, ranch, etc.).

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                      • Provide non US species (e.g. the UK).

                        You tweeted and so I installed the iPhone app but it only has US species. I am in the UK.

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                        • Enable linkage to audio in iPod app

                          I have 100's of audio tracks in iTunes where one or more could be linked to a species to help verify it's diagnosis.

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                          • allow user to enter a new category if an accurate one does not exist.

                            As of now there are not categories for every species on the planet. So, allow the user to add categories! For instance, I saw a Five-Lined Skink, and I would like to add that as a category. Instead, I have to mark it as simply a lizard, which is too general. Thanks!

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                              • Synch iPhone/iPod with WildObs Website

                                Right now WildObs Observer is a field tool for capturing encounters (what/where/when and a photo) but it could be more if it synchronized fully with WildObs website:

                                1) Download encounters entered on the website.
                                2) Downlaod changes (e.g. photos added) from the website.
                                3) Allow user photos (especially from site) to be used as personal species identification photos.

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                                • Improve list management (UK, US, regional, etc.)

                                  Improve list management, allow for greater personalization/customization to enable so shorter lookup paths.

                                  7 votes
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                                  • UK wildlife lists and Blackberry app as well as iPhone.

                                    Terrific idea but I'd love to see a UK specific set of lists, and to be able to enter data via my Blackberry Bold. Also it might be an idea for users to be able to add their own species to the list, otherwise Choleopterists will never be well served :)

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                                      Soon there will be regional lists, perhaps by the county level not just country. A user can already have favourites, recent, local (their immediate neighbourhood) wish is a step in this direction.

                                      Users can add species today as they wish.

                                    • iPhone sound recordings/uploadings

                                      Allow the iPhone application to record sounds (e.g. bird songs) and upload them.

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                                      • Extend twitter integration to add description

                                        I sent this in the other day:
                                        d wildobs geese at home at 12:30 pm They are trudging through the snow behind our house

                                        And I hoped that the last bit would get slurped up as the description.

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                                        • Allow a clickable map for location entry.

                                          Allow folks to find their location on a map, and simply enter their encounter there. The service to "locate a place-mark" by name does not work well for remote locations.

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