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Please explain the “characteristics” choices in the radial menu.

We’ve created tag definitions that we think will be helpful in explaining the choices available when applying characteristics to a site, habitat, or object in the info window. If you open the Characteristics tab in the item’s info window, you’ll see a radial menu that lets you tell us more about the habitat. If you’re […]

We’ve created tag definitions that we think will be helpful in explaining the choices available when applying characteristics to a site, habitat, or object in the info window. If you open the Characteristics tab in the item’s info window, you’ll see a radial menu that lets you tell us more about the habitat. If you’re not sure about a specific choice, just hover your mouse over the category name (at right) to see a tag definition.

Tag definitions

Not sure which characteristic applies? Hover over the topic title to reveal a link to our tag definitions!

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If you’re wondering why we collect this data, you can read more by clicking the link Why Do We Collect This Data? in the bottom right hand corner of the infowindow.