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by Chris Smith
April 11th, 2016, 3:51 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: my NAHERP records are on herpmapper
Replies: 9
Views: 7957

Re: my NAHERP records are on herpmapper

Coluber,

Please send us a message at: [email protected] I'm happy to chat with you about concerns, options, etc.

Thanks,
Chris
by Chris Smith
February 28th, 2016, 8:26 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: mobile app available for a windows phone?
Replies: 10
Views: 9187

Re: mobile app available for a windows phone?

herpseeker1978 wrote:Everything works great now except I can't sync my records, it just says syncing and goes forever. It says it is NaN%
Can you email me at: [email protected]

We will get this figured out, do not delete things.

-Chris
by Chris Smith
January 13th, 2016, 8:10 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Sneaky Snakes: A Glimpse into the Lives of Plains Hognose
Replies: 1
Views: 1320

Sneaky Snakes: A Glimpse into the Lives of Plains Hognose

Checkout my latest blog post, Sneaky Snakes: A Glimpse into the Lives of Plains Hog-nosed Snakes URL: http://www.fieldecology.com/blog/sneaky-snakes http://static1.squarespace.com/static/56648ab9e4b08333d1fdda0d/t/568dcabda976aff373612a0a/1452133063849/FullSizeRender.jpg?format=1000w Thank you, Chris
by Chris Smith
January 10th, 2016, 2:27 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Lots of new stuff going on with HerpMapper
Replies: 0
Views: 5176

Lots of new stuff going on with HerpMapper

If not already part of the HerpMapper Facebook community, but sure to join our Group and Like our Page today. You do NOT need a Facebook account to view the Page. You can also stay connected via Twitter by following @HerpMapper.

Thanks!
Chris
by Chris Smith
January 10th, 2016, 2:24 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Herping Georgia (US) with The Orianne Society
Replies: 1
Views: 2591

Herping Georgia (US) with The Orianne Society

Checkout my recent blog post about herping GA with The Orianne Society at: http://www.fieldecology.com/blog/herping-with-orianne http://static1.squarespace.com/static/56648ab9e4b08333d1fdda0d/t/567b220869492e5c0a16cef2/1450910376768/DRCO_CES.jpg?format=1000w Checkout additional herp-related blog pos...
by Chris Smith
August 9th, 2015, 2:41 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: HerpMapper poster
Replies: 0
Views: 1414

HerpMapper poster

In case you missed it at the SSAR meeting in Lawrence Kansas, here is a link to our HerpMapper poster: http://www.herpmapper.org/content/pdf/hm-poster.pdf https://scontent.xx.fbcdn.net/hphotos-xfp1/v/t1.0-9/11825719_10153037261318133_5248558441017937153_n.jpg?oh=9a6fcbb984f7b8d926a91411da9937bb&oe=5...
by Chris Smith
August 9th, 2015, 2:38 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: HerpMapper poster
Replies: 0
Views: 4783

HerpMapper poster

In case you missed it at the SSAR meeting in Lawrence Kansas, here is a link to our HerpMapper poster: http://www.herpmapper.org/content/pdf/hm-poster.pdf https://scontent.xx.fbcdn.net/hphotos-xfp1/v/t1.0-9/11825719_10153037261318133_5248558441017937153_n.jpg?oh=9a6fcbb984f7b8d926a91411da9937bb&oe=5...
by Chris Smith
July 24th, 2015, 2:21 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: long time lurker intro
Replies: 2
Views: 4486

Re: long time lurker intro

Welcome, but note this is the General Discussion group for HerpMapper.org. I suspect you were meaning to post on the FHF forum? Either way, welcome.

-Chris
by Chris Smith
July 4th, 2015, 8:39 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Help HerpMapper meet its goal - 60k by end of June
Replies: 8
Views: 2646

Re: Help HerpMapper meet its goal - 60k by end of June

60k observations reached and exceeded. Only a few days behind our goal. Great work and thank you to all contributors. http://www.herpmapper.org


-Chris
by Chris Smith
July 4th, 2015, 8:38 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Help HerpMapper meet its goal - 60k by end of June
Replies: 8
Views: 2646

Re: Help HerpMapper meet its goal - 60k by end of June

Thank you Chris for your participation! Do all your observations include lat/lon and a photo voucher? HerpMapper only accepts records that have those data. Nope; all have lat/long, but not all have photos (hard/illegal to stop on the interstate...). I figured that might be the problem as I did my p...
by Chris Smith
July 3rd, 2015, 1:39 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Help HerpMapper meet its goal - 60k by end of June
Replies: 8
Views: 2646

Re: Help HerpMapper meet its goal - 60k by end of June

Thank you for participating John. You can continue to transfer from HERP if that is your preference.

Let me know if you have any other questions.

Happy Herpin'
Chris

P.s. Be sure to checkout the HerpMapper Facebook and/or Twitter pages.
by Chris Smith
July 3rd, 2015, 10:20 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Snake from the USA in Belgium
Replies: 7
Views: 6360

Re: Snake from the USA in Belgium

Be sure to add to the http://www.HerpMapper.org database Peter.

Cheers,
Chris
by Chris Smith
July 3rd, 2015, 10:19 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Help HerpMapper meet its goal - 60k by end of June
Replies: 8
Views: 2646

Re: Help HerpMapper meet its goal - 60k by end of June

Thank you Chris for your participation! Do all your observations include lat/lon and a photo voucher? HerpMapper only accepts records that have those data. If you feel there was an error, let me know and we will get if figured out.

-Chris

[email protected]
by Chris Smith
July 1st, 2015, 12:00 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Help HerpMapper meet its goal - 60k by end of June
Replies: 8
Views: 2646

Re: Help HerpMapper meet its goal - 60k by end of June

We didn't quite meet our goal of 60k observations by June 30, but we got close! Thanks to all that participated.

http://www.HerpMapper.org

-Chris
by Chris Smith
June 19th, 2015, 3:47 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Help HerpMapper meet its goal - 60k by end of June
Replies: 8
Views: 2646

Help HerpMapper meet its goal - 60k by end of June

Hi all, Please consider helping HerpMapper reach its goal of 60,000 observation by June 30th. Just over 1,500 observations to go! Already have data in HERP or iNaturalist? There is no need to re-enter it, you can simply import data. HERP (NaHerp) observations can be transferred with only a few click...
by Chris Smith
March 28th, 2015, 11:17 am
Forum: N.A.F.H.A. - Announcements/Inquiries
Topic: Integrating NAFHA with iNaturalist?
Replies: 5
Views: 3533

Re: Integrating NAFHA with iNaturalist?

NAFHA doesn't have a database. Several very significant issues with iNat, PM for details. HerpMapper is one of (the?) fastest growing herp database and the one I prefer. HerpMapper has an easy to use website and app, and is global. The HerpMapper app doesn't require cellphone data / signal to work i...
by Chris Smith
March 17th, 2015, 3:26 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: NEW: HerpMapper User Profiles & 50k Obs!
Replies: 0
Views: 984

NEW: HerpMapper User Profiles & 50k Obs!

Hi all, Users now have HerpMapper profile pages ( see an example of mine here )! Check yours out by selecting "My Profile" under your name in the upper right-hand corner at http://www.HerpMapper.org . Users have the option to hide their profile from public view by opting out in user settings. Also t...
by Chris Smith
February 4th, 2015, 6:10 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: HerpMapper Highlight - India
Replies: 4
Views: 1904

Re: HerpMapper Highlight - India

Regarding the location. The area where the observations are reported from (latitude and longitude are provided) are near the boundaries of multiple districts, but are correctly mapped to Maharashtra.

Thank you again,
-Chris

P.s. Link to above is fixed.
by Chris Smith
February 4th, 2015, 6:02 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: HerpMapper Highlight - India
Replies: 4
Views: 1904

Re: HerpMapper Highlight - India

Thanks Chaitanya! We had an issue bulk importing observations, in this is one of the obs that was part of that issue. We are looking into it, as well as the location corrections that you noted.

Thank you,
Chris
by Chris Smith
January 31st, 2015, 2:58 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: HerpMapper Highlight - India
Replies: 4
Views: 1904

HerpMapper Highlight - India

Himalayan Keelback (Amphiesma platyceps) - HM 47463 http://www.herpmapper.org/record/47463 ‪ https://scontent-a-atl.xx.fbcdn.net/hphotos-xpf1/v/t1.0-9/10417654_10152634406223133_6929847540358040337_n.jpg?oh=030c7befbc1e30117dd6290fc2fda1fa&oe=555C1AB3 For more HerpMapper Highlights, checkout the Fac...
by Chris Smith
January 31st, 2015, 2:58 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: HerpMapper Highlight - India
Replies: 0
Views: 3562

HerpMapper Highlight - India

Himalayan Keelback (Amphiesma platyceps) - HM 47185 http://www.herpmapper.org/record/47185 ‪ https://scontent-a-atl.xx.fbcdn.net/hphotos-xpf1/v/t1.0-9/10417654_10152634406223133_6929847540358040337_n.jpg?oh=030c7befbc1e30117dd6290fc2fda1fa&oe=555C1AB3 For more HerpMapper Highlights, checkout the Fac...
by Chris Smith
January 31st, 2015, 2:56 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Recent Taxonomy Updates
Replies: 1
Views: 3982

Re: Recent Taxonomy Updates

Great work! Thanks Chris!
by Chris Smith
January 11th, 2015, 4:25 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: HerpMapper Highlight - Wood Frog
Replies: 0
Views: 3547

HerpMapper Highlight - Wood Frog

https://scontent-a-ord.xx.fbcdn.net/hphotos-xpa1/v/t1.0-9/10922748_10152597323493133_5959849194507813011_n.jpg?oh=959045887bd5f2980c8742c67b97cd68&oe=553B54EA https://fbcdn-sphotos-d-a.akamaihd.net/hphotos-ak-xap1/v/t1.0-9/10428666_10152597323658133_8763220897702049413_n.jpg?oh=1f7ae5e75fe48d8c2b7e...
by Chris Smith
January 11th, 2015, 4:25 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: HerpMapper Highlight - Wood Frog
Replies: 7
Views: 2519

HerpMapper Highlight - Wood Frog

https://scontent-a-ord.xx.fbcdn.net/hphotos-xpa1/v/t1.0-9/10922748_10152597323493133_5959849194507813011_n.jpg?oh=959045887bd5f2980c8742c67b97cd68&oe=553B54EA https://fbcdn-sphotos-d-a.akamaihd.net/hphotos-ak-xap1/v/t1.0-9/10428666_10152597323658133_8763220897702049413_n.jpg?oh=1f7ae5e75fe48d8c2b7e...
by Chris Smith
January 10th, 2015, 1:14 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Great Plains Toad (Anaxyrus cognatus) - HerpMapper
Replies: 7
Views: 2730

Re: Great Plains Toad (Anaxyrus cognatus) - HerpMapper

chrish wrote:Some of those gaps could be easily filled if people would transfer their data over

http://www.naherp.com/taxon.php?taxon=133

Colorado has a lot of records.
:thumb:
by Chris Smith
January 9th, 2015, 1:48 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Blanding's Turtle (Emydoidea blandingii) - HerpMapper
Replies: 0
Views: 1172

Blanding's Turtle (Emydoidea blandingii) - HerpMapper

Imperiled Blanding's Turtle (E. blandingii) observations. https://fbcdn-sphotos-b-a.akamaihd.net/hphotos-ak-xfa1/v/t1.0-9/p235x350/10356326_10152592264448133_1211049778777145222_n.jpg?oh=001c6a8b3a36cd4fcb35571ab9ce4bee&oe=553EBEC6&__gda__=1433009816_1895eecd3f27067ef79f814417d49eba https://fbcdn-sp...
by Chris Smith
January 9th, 2015, 1:48 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Great Plains Toad (Anaxyrus cognatus) - HerpMapper
Replies: 7
Views: 2730

Re: Great Plains Toad (Anaxyrus cognatus) - HerpMapper

NACairns wrote:I can fill in a few Canadian gaps.
ImageIMGP2911 by nacairn, on Flickr
:thumb:
by Chris Smith
January 9th, 2015, 1:48 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Great Plains Toad (Anaxyrus cognatus) - HerpMapper
Replies: 7
Views: 2730

Re: Great Plains Toad (Anaxyrus cognatus) - HerpMapper

herpseeker1978 wrote:I just imported my records from herp. that should fill in some of the gaps.

Josh
:thumb:
by Chris Smith
January 9th, 2015, 1:47 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Blanding's Turtle (Emydoidea blandingii) - HerpMapper
Replies: 0
Views: 3520

Blanding's Turtle (Emydoidea blandingii) - HerpMapper

Imperiled Blanding's Turtle (E. blandingii) observations. https://fbcdn-sphotos-b-a.akamaihd.net/hphotos-ak-xfa1/v/t1.0-9/p235x350/10356326_10152592264448133_1211049778777145222_n.jpg?oh=001c6a8b3a36cd4fcb35571ab9ce4bee&oe=553EBEC6&__gda__=1433009816_1895eecd3f27067ef79f814417d49eba https://fbcdn-sp...
by Chris Smith
January 9th, 2015, 1:44 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: importing question
Replies: 6
Views: 6075

Re: importing question

Don Becker wrote:No one reads the yellow box on the bottom of the import page?
Read...? You know better than that. Lol. :crazyeyes: ;)
by Chris Smith
January 4th, 2015, 11:23 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Great Plains Toad (Anaxyrus cognatus) - HerpMapper
Replies: 7
Views: 2730

Great Plains Toad (Anaxyrus cognatus) - HerpMapper

HerpMapper Observations (lots of gaps to fill!): https://fbcdn-sphotos-a-a.akamaihd.net/hphotos-ak-xap1/v/t1.0-9/10898242_10152581871288133_3636161842734426562_n.jpg?oh=cba4415deaa88e5e082023dc5471fe3b&oe=55298582&__gda__=1428717271_968a86a4d82b9380af53c563dde2c4f9 A couple individuals from Minnesot...
by Chris Smith
January 4th, 2015, 11:22 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: HerpMapper Highlight - Swaziland
Replies: 2
Views: 1495

Re: HerpMapper Highlight - Swaziland

Jacob wrote:Thea! I need to step up and load my Swazi records...Thanks for posting this Chris.
:thumb:
by Chris Smith
January 4th, 2015, 11:21 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Great Plains Toad (Anaxyrus cognatus) - HerpMapper
Replies: 0
Views: 3506

Great Plains Toad (Anaxyrus cognatus) - HerpMapper

HerpMapper Observations (lots of gaps to fill!): https://fbcdn-sphotos-a-a.akamaihd.net/hphotos-ak-xap1/v/t1.0-9/10898242_10152581871288133_3636161842734426562_n.jpg?oh=cba4415deaa88e5e082023dc5471fe3b&oe=55298582&__gda__=1428717271_968a86a4d82b9380af53c563dde2c4f9 A couple individuals from Minnesot...
by Chris Smith
January 2nd, 2015, 3:49 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: HerpMapper Highlight - Swaziland
Replies: 2
Views: 1495

HerpMapper Highlight - Swaziland

African Rock Python (Python sebae) - HM 43107

http://www.herpmapper.org/record/43107

Image

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by Chris Smith
December 30th, 2014, 7:23 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: HerpMapper Highlight!
Replies: 0
Views: 3555

HerpMapper Highlight!

Sonoran Spiny-tailed Iguana (Ctenosaura macrolopha) - HM 43226 by Mike P.

http://www.herpmapper.org/record/43226

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by Chris Smith
December 30th, 2014, 7:23 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Observations from Mexico
Replies: 12
Views: 8721

Re: Observations from Mexico

These hexagons are just another way to visualize these data. They are sufficiently large to protect sensitive species, but mix it up a bit from looking at counties. Just experimenting with ways to visualize data, and spark interest in filling gaps.

-Chris
by Chris Smith
December 30th, 2014, 7:20 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: HerpMapper Highlight!
Replies: 0
Views: 1617

HerpMapper Highlight!

Sonoran Spiny-tailed Iguana (Ctenosaura macrolopha) - HM 43226 by Mike P.

http://www.herpmapper.org/record/43226

Image


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by Chris Smith
December 21st, 2014, 10:56 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Observations from Mexico
Replies: 12
Views: 8721

Observations from Mexico

HerpMapper map for observations reported from ‪Mexico ‬ http://www.herpmapper.org https://scontent-a-ord.xx.fbcdn.net/hphotos-xpa1/v/t1.0-9/10526101_10152530292183133_6723899255280529934_n.jpg?oh=d58a3a540786d36b6e87f083b222efd8&oe=55431D8C Flyer in Spanish: http://www.herpmapper.org/content/pdf/her...
by Chris Smith
December 21st, 2014, 10:55 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Observations from Mexico
Replies: 0
Views: 1945

Observations from Mexico

HerpMapper map for observations reported from ‪Mexico ‬ http://www.herpmapper.org https://scontent-a-ord.xx.fbcdn.net/hphotos-xpa1/v/t1.0-9/10526101_10152530292183133_6723899255280529934_n.jpg?oh=d58a3a540786d36b6e87f083b222efd8&oe=55431D8C Flyer in Spanish: http://www.herpmapper.org/content/pdf/her...
by Chris Smith
December 19th, 2014, 12:25 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Map of American ‪Alligator‬ observations
Replies: 0
Views: 3576

Map of American ‪Alligator‬ observations

Map of American ‪#Alligator‬ observations received thus far.

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http://www.herpmapper.org
by Chris Smith
December 17th, 2014, 2:39 pm
Forum: Board Line
Topic: Termination of my HERP and Herpmapper account
Replies: 69
Views: 42212

Re: Termination of my HERP and Herpmapper account

This should go to the HERP Board for official discussion and decision.

-Chris
by Chris Smith
December 16th, 2014, 3:18 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Chapter Officer Nominations Needed
Replies: 24
Views: 8468

Re: Chapter Officer Nominations Needed

Thanks. I accept the nomination for Secretary and International Board Member.

-Chris
by Chris Smith
December 16th, 2014, 2:19 pm
Forum: Board Line
Topic: Termination of my HERP and Herpmapper account
Replies: 69
Views: 42212

Re: Termination of my HERP and Herpmapper account

I agree with Don on this one. I hope that HERP and HerpMapper have proved trustworthy to the Herping community, but if one feels uncomfortable with entering a particular observation then don't. That is your right.

Chris
by Chris Smith
December 16th, 2014, 7:53 am
Forum: Board Line
Topic: Termination of my HERP and Herpmapper account
Replies: 69
Views: 42212

Re: Termination of my HERP and Herpmapper account

The problem with Sam's data is that he DOES enter lat/lon but that they do not actually correspond to the actual location of the observation (in some cases basking turtles in forests, DORs in lakes, etc.). This obfuscation isn't always noted in the comments or the accuracy field, making these data d...
by Chris Smith
December 16th, 2014, 7:39 am
Forum: Board Line
Topic: Termination of my HERP and Herpmapper account
Replies: 69
Views: 42212

Re: Termination of my HERP and Herpmapper account

Sam's post isn't accurate. 1) I never criticized your photography skills. I did follow up with you regarding a few observations with incorrect ID or photo voucher insufficient to ID the animal. 2) You admitted in your PM to me that you DO have the ability to provide detailed location data, but choos...
by Chris Smith
December 15th, 2014, 3:23 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: HerpMapper challenge!
Replies: 9
Views: 7266

Re: HerpMapper challenge!

justinm wrote: So look for more records from this guy in 2015.

:thumb:
by Chris Smith
December 14th, 2014, 11:58 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: HerpMapper challenge!
Replies: 9
Views: 7266

Re: HerpMapper challenge!

Over 41k now!

-Chris
by Chris Smith
December 13th, 2014, 12:30 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: HerpMapper challenge!
Replies: 9
Views: 7266

Re: HerpMapper challenge!

Yes, we got a big bump yesterday, over 400 observations transferred in from HERP. Keep it up folks.


-Chris :beer:
by Chris Smith
December 12th, 2014, 5:22 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Like maps?
Replies: 0
Views: 3709

Like maps?

Here is a distribution map for the Timber ‪‎Rattlesnake‬ based on submitted ‪‎data‬. Help fill in the gaps! https://fbcdn-sphotos-c-a.akamaihd.net/hphotos-ak-xpa1/v/t1.0-9/10850284_10152509965803133_3873090955842860246_n.jpg?oh=9777c872e4267a375832b280e9783b8c&oe=55417DD3&__gda__=1426747845_03be6050...
by Chris Smith
December 12th, 2014, 10:08 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: HerpMapper challenge!
Replies: 9
Views: 7266

Re: HerpMapper challenge!

dery wrote:If we keep at the current pace of entries, we'll make it happen. :beer:
:thumb: Hope so.