Date: 3/28/17 5:31 pm
From: <obol-bounce...>
Subject: [obol] Re: Oregon's Listserv
Hi Jamie,

Thank you for the tip--I didn't see all of those. They will probably prove
useful. Even the most active doesn't seem to be quite so much as OBOL
though, especially considering Florida's population!

Hope you're well


On Mar 28, 2017 8:17 PM, "Jamie Simmons" <sapsuckers...> wrote:

> Hi Caleb,
> Florida has 6 different email lists and at least 3 of them appear (by
> name) to be statewide and more than just RBAs.
> Go to and see them under the Eastern US lists.
> Jamie
> On Tue, Mar 28, 2017 at 4:55 PM, <obol-bounce...> wrote:
>> Hi folks,
>> I'm visiting South Florida right now, and the birds are quite good (a
>> Prairie Warbler singing outside my bedroom window was fun). I was
>> considering asking the state listserv about a strange sound coming from an
>> invisible source in a tree, but I discovered that Florida's state list has
>> very little activity--maybe abandoned in favor of eBird and other modern
>> sources. There was only one post there in the entire last week. As much of
>> an eBird fan as I am, I wanted to say that I'm very greatful that Oregon
>> maintains this list and keeps alive the sense of community and human
>> approach to reports. I think it adds a lot to being an Oregon border.
>> Hope everyone's migration is going wonderfully!
>> -Caleb Centanni

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