Date: 9/13/17 6:52 pm
From: 'Richard Cimino' <yellowbilledtours...> [northbaybirds] <northbaybirds-noreply...>
Subject: RE: [NBB] Re: [pen-bird] N. Cal Birdbox farewell.
A nice peaceful ending of a legacy which so many of grew up using.

Thanks to Calvin Lou and Joe Morlan for managing the birdbox - hope to see
you guy in the field birding.

Rich Cimino

From: <northbaybirds...> [mailto:<northbaybirds...>]
On Behalf Of Roy Carlson <rbcarlson1...> [northbaybirds]
Sent: Wednesday, September 13, 2017 6:05 PM
To: <jmorlan...>
Cc: <calbirds...>; <peninsula-birding...>;
<SFBirds...>; EBB_Sightings <EBB_Sightings...>;
Subject: [NBB] Re: [pen-bird] N. Cal Birdbox farewell.

And, a HUGE "thank you" to Joe for his work on the Birdbox all these years.

Roy Carlson
San Carlos, CA

> On Sep 13, 2017, at 3:52 PM, Joseph Morlan <jmorlan...>
[peninsula-birding] <peninsula-birding-noreply...> wrote:
> Birders,
> The Northern California Birdbox experienced a fatal hardware failure. It
> is offline and will not be continued.
> The birdbox has been in continuous operation for 23 years. We are grateful
> to Golden Gate Audubon Society for getting it started and supporting it.
> are also in debt to the many active birders who regularly reported their
> sightings to the birding public all those years. There are more people
> I can name who made the service a success but I'd like to particularly
> thank Bill Principe who invented the ordinal birdbox and Linda Swanson who
> hosted it at her home for many years.
> Since its inception the birdbox offered rapid-response breaking news of
> rarities. Today most people get rare birds news more conveniently from
> email lists, eBird and Facebook. In recent years the birdbox received
> declining participation and it is time to move on.
> Thank you.
> --
> Joseph Morlan, Pacifica, CA
> ------------------------------------
> Posted by: Joseph Morlan <jmorlan...>
> ------------------------------------
> ------------------------------------
> Yahoo Groups Links

[Non-text portions of this message have been removed]

Posted by: "Richard Cimino" <yellowbilledtours...>

Unsubscribe: mailto:<northbaybirds-unsubscribe...>
Listowners: mailto:<northbaybirds-owner...>

Please do not post "Out of Office" messages to NorthBayBirds.

For vacation suspension of mail go to the website. Click on Edit My Membership and set your mail option to No Email. Or, send a blank email to these addresses:

Turn off email delivery: mailto:<northbaybirds-nomail...>
Resume email delivery: mailto:<northbaybirds-normal...>

Yahoo Groups Links

<*> To visit your group on the web, go to:

<*> Your email settings:
Individual Email | Traditional

<*> To change settings online go to:
(Yahoo! ID required)

<*> To change settings via email:

<*> To unsubscribe from this group, send an email to:

<*> Your use of Yahoo Groups is subject to:

Join us on Facebook!