Wildbook Release Notes - January 2022

Release notes for January 2022
Hey everyone! Here are the details of the major work completed over the last month.

Wildbook DOI for January release
To reference Wildbook in a publication, use the following DOIs:

  • Wildbook DOI: DOI
  • WBIA DOI: DOI

For all Wildbooks
Projects list is now returned alphabetically to improve readability.

Sharkbook updates

  • Added new location IDs.
  • Added support for leopard sharks, basking sharks, and nursehound sharks.

Giraffespotter updates

  • Added new location IDs.
  • Giraffespotter has been migrated to mailchimp for automated email services.

Flukebook updates
Added new location IDs.

GrouperSpotter updates
Improved bicolor mapping for match results.

Bug Fixes

  • WB-1911: Bulk import displays match results again.
  • WB-1899: Encounter upload no longer blocked with a 500 error.

Wildbook-IA Release Notes
The following updates were made to WBIA last month:

  • SAGE-416: Added support for yellow bellied toads and (adult) fire salamanders, including two detection and ID performance reports to the data provider. [also SAGE-446, SAGE-469]
  • SAGE-5 : Add support for snow leopard ID with the PIE V2 algorithm.
  • SAGE-388: Create a new PIE V2 machine learning harness, allowing multiple training configurations to be run in series.
  • SAGE-486: Add caching support for background subtraction annotation chips.
  • SAGE-487: Add ability to export a COCO dataset by referencing annotation IDs.
  • SAGE-501: Refine the Docker image health checks.
  • SAGE-499: Update the Sentry API keys and implementation for Wildbook IA.
  • SAGE-403: Update ID accuracy plot rendering for use with press releases.

Bug Fixes

  • SAGE-502: Fix double file download on image registration with URLs.
  • SAGE-500: Fix detection failure in combined image registration API call.
  • SAGE-488: Fix the ReadTheDocs build task for Wildbook IA.