There has been a revival of the data bridge linking iNaturalist records to the UK system iRecord this week which has triggered conversation about potential issues to overcome moving forward.
One crucial problem is that it’s a one-way street - we have the national hoverfly scheme leader (and probably others) checking over 1000s of records but there is no way for their verification to be passed back to iNaturalist. It’s a real shame for the UK iNaturalist records not to receive this feedback I think.
According to the NBN page:
“BRC have discussed the possibility of this with the developers of iNaturalist and a resolution is currently not available.”
Can anyone tell us what limits this part of the data link ?
I would have imagined this was not a problem on the iNaturalist side, as adding comments and IDs appears possible through the API …