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  1. 1 vote
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  2. Revert to v4 photo thumbnails displayed by month

    In v5 you can only see a narrow strip of photo thumbnails on LH side. In previous versions, it was possible to see all the photos for a relevant month at once and the ability to scroll through many rows of thumbnails at a time. Thus; you can see at a glance the quality birds you saw (or not) that month: or, just scroll through the years and reminisce ..

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  4. 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?

    4 votes
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  5. 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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  6. 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.

    3 votes
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  7. 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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  8. 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…

    2 votes
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  9. 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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  10. 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.

    4 votes
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  11. 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.

    3 votes
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  12. 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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  13. 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.

    12 votes
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  14. 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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  15. 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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  16. 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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  17. 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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  18. Can we have a World mammals list?

    Given that many birders travel extensively and, when doing so record most mammal species that the see, could a World mammals list be included in the library?

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  19. Survey Categories

    At some point in the future it would be good if you could choose a Survey Category, so you could link Observation and Entry properties to only those categories.

    For instance. If you are observatory and you are inputting ringing records, you could have properties like: Ring number, fat, wing length, age, weight...etc, but only have them show in the entry window when you choose the Survey Category: ‘Ringing’? And the same could be done for Moth Trapping, Butterfly Transects and others.

    Those categories could also be used for entry searches.

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  20. "Year Firsts Count" graph

    Add a new "Year Firsts Count" graph. It would look much like the current Year Species Count graph, but instead of showing the species count for each year it would show the number of lifers/firsts (filterable) for each year.

    After discussion via Facebook & Twitter this was considered a "nice to have" rather than "must have", etc. Feel free to vote for it if you would like to see it added!

    (It's pretty easy to do.)

    Justin

    19 votes
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