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12 turkey vultures circling and soaring enjoying the current here in Wallingford this morning. 

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> On Jul 17, 2017, at 4:24 PM, Kent McFarland <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
> 
> Ken,
> The highest-rated photo and sound is used as the default image. Of course,
> you can click on the link to see all the images and sounds too (if there
> are more). And it helps if folks go in and rate them too.
> Kent
> 
> ____________________________
> 
> Kent McFarland
> Vermont Center for Ecostudies
> PO Box 420 | Norwich, Vermont 05055
> 802.649.1431 x201
> 
> <http://vtecostudies.org/>
> 
>> On Sun, Jul 16, 2017 at 9:52 PM, Ken Copenhaver <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
>> 
>> Kent,
>> Just wondering....If more than one photo has been submitted for a given
>> species at the same hotspot, which one is selected for the Illustrated
>> Checklist?  Newest?  Oldest?  Something else?
>> 
>> Thanks,  Ken Copenhaver
>> 
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>> On Sun, Jul 16, 2017 at 6:11 PM, Kent McFarland <
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>>> wrote:
>> 
>>> Hi Martha,
>>> Justin is correct. It pulls the data from all of our checklists to
>> populate
>>> whatever area or hotspot you request for illustrated checklists. So if
>> you
>>> want to add an image or sound, you must add it via a checklist. If you
>> only
>>> have an image or sound and no  complete checklist, if you know the date,
>>> you can add it via an incidental or historical checklist type.
>>> 
>>> Also, folks have noticed and commented that some of their images and
>> sounds
>>> are not showing up. There are two reasons. First, if you added them the
>> old
>>> way before eBird allowed uploading directly (such as Flickr tags in
>>> comments), then there is no image to use. That just showed your image
>> using
>>> HTML when one looked at the checklist. So you have to go back to those
>> old
>>> checklists and actually upload the images and sounds to them and delete
>> the
>>> HTML in the comment boxes that used Flickr. The second reason it won't
>> show
>>> up is if it is rare or out of season and flagged for review. It won't
>> show
>>> up until one of the county coordinators reviews the data and it becomes
>>> valid in eBird.
>>> 
>>> Thanks so much for contributing to Vermont eBird!
>>> 
>>> Kent
>>> 
>>> ____________________________
>>> 
>>> Kent McFarland
>>> Vermont Center for Ecostudies
>>> PO Box 420 | Norwich, Vermont 05055
>>> 802.649.1431 x201
>>> 
>>> <http://vtecostudies.org/>
>>> 
>>> On Sat, Jul 15, 2017 at 4:29 PM, Martha Pfeiffer <
>>> [log in to unmask]> wrote:
>>> 
>>>> Kent,
>>>> Great addition to ebird checklists.
>>>> Question:  I wanted to add a photo (there was none of a Great Egret)
>> and
>>>> clicked on the "add photo" and the page sent me to "submit
>> observations",
>>>> location, etc. as if I were submitting a checklist rather than letting
>> me
>>>> choose a photo from my computer files.  How best to put in a photo?
>>>> 
>>>> Cheers,  Martha
>>>> 
>>> 
>>