A upgraded version 2.0 is now available in the App Store, https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/costa-rica-birds-field-guide/id568719936?mt=8. The upgrade is free to those who have purchased a previous version. The app now represents over 520 species found in Costa Rica with 1500 photo images. More that 320 species are with sound. New features: “Checklist”: A list of all birds in …
Some users have reported problems hearing the bird sounds on some devices. Possible solutions: Be sure the ringer and vibration options are set the way you want them. See http://ipod.about.com/od/phonefeatures/qt/turn_off_ringer.htm for ideas. If still no sound, try plugging earphone, check for sound, then unplug. Please post any experiences on this subject.
Want to find all of the Sparrows? Tap Filter Bird List, under Group, choose Seedeaters, Finches & Sparrows, tap Back.
Use the Range button to quickly check the range of a group of birds, e.g. Woodpeckers:
When making a note, mark bird ‘seen’, or ‘heard’ or both. Now, note icon next to thumb image.
Download Birding Field Guides – Costa Rica
Already a new version, small bug fix. If you noted the app crashing when tapping on camera or about, no more. Also, you don’t have to worry about your notes being lost. The notes will still be there after you upload the new version. Furthermore, your own personal ‘seen’ and ‘heard’ status will not be …
The Lite version of Costa Rica Birds Field Guide is now available in the App Store! Download
The free Lite version of Costa Rica Birds Field Guide is in Apple’s App Store, going through the standard review process. Should be ready for download in a few days.