Great Southern Bioblitz 2022 - Overstrand's Journal

Journal archives for September 2022

September 02, 2022

TIPS FOR iNAT PHOTOS

Using iNaturalist, photographs help assist with the identification of an object as well as showing its distribution. Good photographs help others in confirming the identification of your observation with the main objective to achieve Research grade.

Take a look at some of these simple tips to use when capturing a plant as an observation.
For a detailed look check out a short photo course by Graham Grieve’s https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-FqE1vgybH8&t=178s

Posted on September 02, 2022 02:09 PM by sandyi sandyi | 0 comments | Leave a comment

September 15, 2022

Filtering Tips

For veterans of the iNaturalist game, Greg Tasney shared an important tip of filtering your unknown observations from when you started and identifying them now.

  1. Click "Your Observations" to see all of the observations you've made.
  2. Select "Unknown" to discover your unnamed observations. Now you can try to identify these.

Read more on the Great Southern Bioblitz blog at https://www.greatsouthernbioblitz.org/post/inaturalist-tip-from-greg?fbclid=IwAR1y-G3n3Yma2rdYd1KTF1smhD9-YPKLtZL_N_kzZgsxuAyEbisrT9u99Ck

Another important tip if you've joined any projects such as Redlist SA is to select 'threatened' when filtering your observations and add them now to the project.

Posted on September 15, 2022 12:04 PM by sandyi sandyi | 2 comments | Leave a comment