Date: 3/28/17 5:44 pm
From: Lars Per Norgren <larspernorgren...>
Subject: [obol] Re: Oregon's Listserv
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Dave Irons described the typical state birding listserve as "dull as dirt". There may be one as good as Obol out there, but none better. Anyone feel like posting a poem to help keep our standards up? Lars
On 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.
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> Hope everyone's migration is going wonderfully!
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> -Caleb Centanni

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