Date: 10/24/18 11:49 am
From: Kay Regester <kayregester...>
Subject: Re: [sbcobirding] New County eBird Reviewers Announcement
You guys are the best! Thanks for all you do. Kay
*Kay Regester*
*Ventura, Ca*

On Wed, Oct 24, 2018 at 6:27 AM Jamie Chavez <almiyi...> wrote:

> All,
> I wanted to share the news that recently two additional reviewers for SBA
> have been added: Mark Holmgren and Nick Lethaby have both volunteered to be
> eBird reviewers for our area. This territory includes the county mainland
> and the Channel Islands within SBA. Along with Peter Gaede and myself as
> continuing reviewers and Wim van Dam as our county Hotspot editor, we have
> a really solid team in place to review and manage much of the eBird
> checklist data that comes in.
> eBird receives its fair share of criticism while at the same time provides
> birding data like no other system available which is why it has become so
> popular so having the added help will be a huge benefit to those of you who
> participate in eBird and rely on the information. I occasionally receive
> email outside of the eBird review process when someone discovers erroneous
> information such as obvious misidentifications, high counts without
> comments, distance and location issues, etc., and now there will be
> additional local expertise to handle these problems. We ask that you
> continue to notify one of us when you find such problems so we can address
> it. We are all users of eBird (volunteering as reviewers) so we want it to
> be as accurate as possible. This is a team effort and we also thank you for
> your participation and accuracy which makes our job easier! Thanks again to
> Nick and Mark for helping out.
> Good birding,
> --
> Jamie M. Chavez
> Santa Maria, CA

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