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If you would like to display photos from our Field Guide on your own site, you can place the following code snippet in your page.  This will display a random image from our Field Guide each time the page is refreshed and provide a link directly to that species page.

<script src='http://FieldGuide.mt.gov/RandomImage.asp?maxw=306&maxh=202'></script>

Will produce something like:

The parameters you can include are:

  • maxw - Maximum Width of the image (default is 300 px wide)
  • maxh - Maximum Height of the image
  • filter - "A" for just animals, "P" for just plants (default is both)
  • soc - "true" if you want just the Species of Concern, (default is false)
  • inv - Options:
    • "ALL" = All except Biocontrol Species
    • "AIS" = Aquatic Invasive Species
    • "NOX" = Noxious Weeds
    • "FPEST" = Forest Pests
    • "APEST" = Agricultural Pests
    • "BIOC" = Biocontrol Species

Examples:

All Species
<script src='http://FieldGuide.mt.gov/RandomImage.asp'></script>
Just Animals
<script src='http://FieldGuide.mt.gov/RandomImage.asp?filter=A'></script>
Just SOC Animals
<script src='http://FieldGuide.mt.gov/RandomImage.asp?filter=A&soc=true'></script>
Plants with a Max Width and Height set
<script src='http://FieldGuide.mt.gov/RandomImage.asp?filter=P&maxw=250&maxh=100'></script>
All Invasive Species
<script src='http://FieldGuide.mt.gov/RandomImage.asp?inv=ALL'></script>
Aquatic Invasive Species
<script src='http://FieldGuide.mt.gov/RandomImage.asp?inv=AIS'></script>
Noxious Weeds
<script src='http://FieldGuide.mt.gov/RandomImage.asp?inv=NOX'></script>