iNaturalist Updates for June 2021

Here’s a list of iNat updates for June 2021. Thank you, @forum_moderators, for keeping track of these!



  • Owner of a photo can now see its original filename on its photo page
  • Observers can now shift observation time zones in the Uploader interface
  • Improvements to tab navigation and keyboard control


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  • Use original/full-sized photo if available when cropping/editing
  • Change the licenses of individual observations and media, as well as change default licenses
  • Added Slovenian translation


  • No updates this month.


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  • Released June Challenge, sponsored by National Geographic
  • Improved performance when cell connection is spotty
  • Fixes to location fetching
  • Animation now illustrates how to delete observation

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For even more bug fixes and updates, check out iNaturalist on github and see previous monthly updates.