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KarenL 8 years ago

Hi kyleiza & welcome to the community!
You can change the order of your images in edit by dragging & dropping them. As Neil has advised photo 5 is the best one to use as a main image for this site.

NeilDazet 8 years ago

Hey kylelza. You can always edit your spotting by clicking that link at the top right part of the spotting screen. There you can add/change the information in your spotting, and add/remove photos. To edit photos (cropping an image for example) there are online tools that are easy to use, like or

kylelza 8 years ago

Yes, I do some surveying for the state occasionally. How do you change the picture?

NeilDazet 8 years ago

Common musk turtles are the best! Here at PN, we probably like that 5th photo the best since the focus is on the spotted organism (the less human in the images, the better!). Were you collecting these in that cooler for research purposes?

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Athens, Ohio, USA

Spotted on May 18, 2012
Submitted on May 19, 2012

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