Date: 1/2/18 10:38 am
From: Jim Anderson <jimnaturalist...>
Subject: [obol] Re: CBC etiquette
Amen, All!

Jim Anderson

Then all this goofy stuff added to the fact I didn't get the to see the
Emperor Goose, and it was supposed to be in my count area...Oh, woe, of

Happy New Year All. Let's find a few more GOEAs on the next Raptor Counts.

On more thing: If you're coming through Central Oregon and you have a
problem pop up you need help on, please call me. I don't care what time it

Jim & Sue

On Tue, Jan 2, 2018 at 10:15 AM, Lars Skalnes <lskalnes...> wrote:

> I couldn’t agree more.
> Lars Skalnes
> Eugene
> On Jan 2, 2018, at 9:30 AM, Tom Crabtree <tc...> wrote:
> Oscar, that is beyond horrible. You and Hendrik have added so much to the
> Oregon birding community. I am appalled that this happened to you, let
> alone at a CBC. Please know that those views are not shared by the vast
> majority of us. We would welcome you two on the Bend Christmas Count
> anytime.
> Here’s to better birding and less bigotry in the coming year!
> Tom Crabtree, Bend
> *From:* <obol-bounce...> [mailto:<obol-bounce...>
> <obol-bounce...>] *On Behalf Of *Oscar Harper
> *Sent:* Tuesday, January 02, 2018 12:21 AM
> *To:* OBOL
> *Subject:* [obol] CBC etiquette
> Keep your bigotry and politics at home.
> After a great count and a wonderful Newport countdown we were shocked to
> be handed an Anti-gay (we are sinners but god still loves us blah blah)
> pamphlet by an "esteemed" Oregon birder as we were getting in the car to
> leave. Wow! What a downer way to end a great day, After 25 years together
> we still have to deal with idiots like him.
> Hope everyone had a fun "first day of the year" birding time today.
> Oscar

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