[CT Birds] Fwd: [CT Daily] The End

Arthur Shippee ashippee at snet.net
Sat Mar 14 09:20:27 EDT 2015


Amen. Many thanks to you and to Dori and anyone else who oversaw this project.  Your dedication has been and continues to be highly valued and a witness for us all, to be better birders, in skill and attitude. 
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> Sent from my iPhone
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>> On Mar 13, 2015, at 9:16 PM, Roy Harvey <rmharvey at snet.net> wrote:
>> 
>> IMPORTANT NOTICE...   THE END!
>> 
>> I am discontinuing the Daily report of rare and uncommon bird
>> sightings to which you are subscribed.  It will be nice to have my
>> evenings back!
>> 
>> I will continue to manage the CTBirds open discussion list.
>> 
>> Everything that has been going into the Daily report already appeared
>> on CTBirds. If you want that information you need to follow CTBirds.
>> That could be a subscription (many emails), or a Digest subscription
>> (about 10% as many emails), or just reading it on the web.  There is
>> also a rare alert system that is part of eBird that any enthusiast
>> might find valuable.
>> 
>> The link to subscribe to CTBirds is here:
>> http://lists.ctbirding.org/mailman/listinfo/ctbirds_lists.ctbirding.org
>> 
>> The official CTBirds archive, going back to 2007, is here:
>> http://lists.ctbirding.org/pipermail/ctbirds_lists.ctbirding.org/
>> 
>> The ABA has an easier to read archive of the most recent posts.  I
>> particularly like their search feature.
>> http://birding.aba.org/maillist/CT01
>> 
>> Surfbirds also has an archive of recent CTBirds messages:
>> http://www.surfbirds.com/birdingmail/Group/CTBirds
>> 
>> But my favorite archive is Sialia.  I find their regional view a great
>> way to look beyond Connecticut into nearby states.
>> http://digest.sialia.com/?rm=one_list;id=102
>> http://digest.sialia.com/?rm=index;days_ago=0;region=6
>> 
>> I consider subscribing to the eBird Rare Bird Alerts emails
>> worthwhile.  It does a FAR better job than the Daily report in zeroing
>> in on truly rare species, and takes into account seasonality.
>> Subscriptions can be for an hourly or a daily email.  For those who
>> keep their records in eBird it can even alert you to reports of what
>> you have not seen based on your own list on eBird.
>> http://ebird.org/ebird/alerts
>> 
>> Thanks to all for your support of this report over the years.
>> 
>> Good birding!
>> 
>> Roy Harvey
>> Beacon Falls, CT
>> 
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