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  1. 3 votes
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      • Show species counts on entry summary screen for non-bird species

        As well as birds, I also record butterflies, moths and mammals in the journal. For entries containing no bird species the words '0 bird species' give no indication of what is recorded within the entry. Could it be modified to show what has actually been recorded? - eg. 3 bird, 2 butterfly, 1 mammal species? Or 0 bird, 8 butterfly species?

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        • upload photos under species tab

          Under the species list tab, the ability to add photos to a particular species without having to create a new entry.

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          • Better Location Support

            One of the things that seems strange to me about Bird Journal is that notating locations seems incredibly tedious, perhaps I'm missing something, but when you add a new entry and you want to put a location, it would be great if this field synced with Google Maps and found the location as you typed it in. Instead I actually have to manually add each location I go to in a completely separate area first? This seems like an incredibly archaic interface.

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            • Group entry - this is a modification on the shared entry but it works as a top down rather than bottom up. A push rather than pull.

              A modification of shared entry but in a push fashion. All the members of a group that want to participate share their email addressed with the leader. As the data is entered it becomes available to those who shared their information for them to choose to pull it down. It is a one-off and potentially more secure and a good selling point should tour companies go this way.

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              • Date picker looks backwards (not forwards)

                On the date picker, when you click on the date, it brings up a screen that has 3 1/2 years of months making it easier to select a date but the dates start on the current year and go forwards 3 1/2 years.

                I can't imagine there would be any requirement to add sightings in the future. At the moment I have to scroll backwards with my mouse wheel which is only a small problem but it would speed the input up, and makes sense, to have the current year and the previous 3 1/2 years to pick from (rather…

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                • Make no. of individuals an easy edit to a saved entry on the mobile app.

                  To save time in the field I usually put 'observed', adding no. of individuals by editing the entry on the Mac later at home. If I could access just my entry species list on the app I'd be able to do this at the conclusion of each survey.

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                  • Printing data

                    Have the means of printing a report/list of sightings to paper via a word doc or rtf that is more economical with paper more like Avisys used to do.

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                    • Individual species graph

                      At the moment it is possible to compare members of a family ie:- Thrushes.
                      It would be nice if I could compare sightings of one species ie:- Blackbird from one month to another for the same site.

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                      • Provide a way to enter time other than military time with the option to selection AM/PM

                        It would nice to have the option of selecting regular time vs. military time and a check box for AM/PM.

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                        • drag and drop species to sub species

                          You have been on a trip added all your birds, you get home now you want to move them to sub species. At the moment this is a very slow job.

                          6 votes
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                          • Keep location filter on

                            When working a site it would be useful to be able to keep the site filter on. Each time after a save you need to reapply filter

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                            • Customisable Toggle switches?

                              Wouldn't mind the option to set Toggle switches differently, for instance so that 'Good View' defaulted to Yes rather than No.

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                              • Way to view first observation for each year for a species

                                Whether in the Firsts report, or within the Species section, it would be very nice to see "first observed" date for all years observed to be able to see trends, compare to years with similar weather patterns, etc.

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                                • Photo icon for species list items

                                  Add an indicator on the Species Report to show if there is at least one photograph for that species in any entry. As it is a report it doesn't much matter if it makes the report a bit slower, but there could be a checkbox to turn the feature off.

                                  10 votes
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                                  • Upload PDF

                                    It would be nice to be able to attach PDF-files to observations.

                                    8 votes
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                                    • Show Lat/Long on Geotagged Photo's in Photo Information.

                                      I have a camera that geotags photo's. Allow the geotag information to be shown in the photo information.

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                                      • Could Entries dates be displayed in a collapsible accordion format?

                                        In v5 the Entries view dates list is much more cluttered and awkward to scroll through than v4 (where you could collapse years, months - which was very helpful). Is it possible to have a collapsing menu of dates when in Entries view? A Collapsible Accordion format would work very well - see example at http://cssmenumaker.com/menu/modern-accordion-menu. Picture Year level, then Year-Month within years, then individual entries by date with the great icon for photos included.

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                                        • Allow input by scientific name in mobile apps

                                          Allow to input using scientific names in the Android and iOS mobile apps.

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