Date: 12/30/17 6:45 pm From: Eddie Owens (via carolinabirds Mailing List) <carolinabirds...> Subject: Re: eBird glitch -- high counts not showing on eBird
That does seem to be a glitch. However, my ebird list from this morning does show the 14 Canvasbacks (including photos) & my list from yesterday shows 320 HOMEs, for what it's worth.
Eddie Owens Cary nc
On Sat, Dec 30, 2017 at 8:18 PM Harry LeGrand <carolinabirds...> wrote:
> For some reason, eBird will not show my counts of 300 Hooded Mergansers > and 14 Canvasbacks from the Lake Crabtree Dam, this morning. It told me > these were high counts and I needed to provide some details, which I did > and checked the box. The totals of my 23 species DO show on my eBird list > when you go to eBird, go to Lake Crabtree Dam, and then click on the 30 Dec > 2017 date (in blue). That takes you to my list of 23 species, but the list > on the screen for Lake Crabtree Dam shows that I had only 21 species today, > and missing are Hooded Merganser and Canvasback!!!!! This is an error. > > Can someone explain why this glitch exists? I am sure it happens to > others, but this is the first time this particular glitch has happened to > me. eBird correctly flags and shows Ricky Davis's 520 Least Sandpipers and > 12 Dunlins, not rare birds but certainly flagged as high counts where he > needed to provide information, for Goldsboro. A reviewer has not checked > these species as accepted, but clearly they will be. > > I don't want to stop entering data on eBird, but this is making me > hesitant to continue doing it. > > Harry LeGrand > > >