Date: 6/27/20 3:34 pm
From: Karl Schneck <keschneckdds...>
Subject: [obol] Re: Farwell to Dave Hewitt and family
I met Dave on a KBO field trip in the Cascades that was led by Russ Namitz.
It was quite a birding day for me as a fledgling birder. A friend and I
called this trip the Triple Crown of Birding because Russ led us to see a
Northern Spotted Owl, Great Gray Owl, and a Northern Goshawk... not too
shabby getting these 3 birds in one day! Equally as much fun was when we
met Dave... Russ and Dave stood in the middle of a gravel road pointing and
ID'ing bird after bird call, none of which I knew... my head was spinning
as this show went on for some time... I was amazed at their birding skills.
Best wishes for you, Dave, and hope Alabama appreciates your bird knowledge
like Oregon does.

Karl Schneck
Ashland, Oregon
"As age comes on, one source of enjoyment after another is closed, but
nature's sources never fail." John Muir
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On Sat, Jun 27, 2020 at 10:23 AM Alan Contreras <acontrer56...>

> Bravo Dave, many thanks, and may a Varied Thrush grace your yard in
> Alabama.
> Alan Contreras
> Eugene, Oregon
> <acontrer56...>
> > On Jun 27, 2020, at 10:06 AM, Kevin Spencer <rriparia...>
> wrote:
> >
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