and Birding in Forsyth County, NC and surrounding area
Forsythbirds is a mailing list that serves as a forum to discuss
wild birds and birding in Forsyth and surrounding counties, North
goals are the following: 1) to provide the latest information
on noteworthy birds in Forsyth and surrounding counties, 2) to
share information on the status of migrating, wintering, and breeding
species in the area, 3) to share current knowledge about identification
of difficult species, 4) to share observations and information
on bird behavior, 5) to help beginning birders become more proficient,
6) to discuss bird feeding and backyard habitat, 7) to share interesting
experiences/sightings related to birding trips (e.g., snakes,
butterflies, plants, etc.), 8) to announce news and events for
the Audubon Society of Forsyth County, 9) to share information
on conservation and environmental issues of concern to birds and
birders, and 10) and to just have fun birding!!
how it works: As a participant in the listserv, you will receive
e-mails that have been posted by other members of the listserv.
When anyone sends (or posts) a message to firstname.lastname@example.org,
the message goes out to all of the people who have subscribed
to the listserv. You must be a member of forsythbirds listserv
to post messages.
sign up, read the Rules of Participation and follow the instructions
under "To SUBSCRIBE". It's that easy. If you no longer wish to
participate, that's easy, too. Just follow the instructions under
"To UNSUBSCRIBE". And if all else fails, just e-mail email@example.com
Keep messages under 1500 KB (including photo attachments).
your message to one subject and include a descriptive subject
multiple messages if you have multiple subjects.
following are not allowed: a) advertising that benefits financially
a subscriber or other entity, other than a non-profit organization.
b) Controversial topics of discussion: politics, dogs, cats, hunters,
etc. This includes lengthy discussions regarding conservation
or environmentalism. c) Derogatory remarks or other comments of
an offensive or personal nature.
all posts with your real name (first and last).
to subscribe to Forsythbirds using the listserv web page at
Just fill in your name and email address on the form provided.
also subscribe by sending an email to firstname.lastname@example.org
with "subscribe" (no quotes) in the subject or body of the message.
will require email confirmation, then you will receive a welcome
message within a few minutes.
from this list, or change your preferences, visit your subscription
page at: http://lists.wfu.edu/mailman/options/forsythbirds/your_email_address
replacing "your email address" with the address that you used
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also unsubscribe by sending an email to email@example.com
with "unsubscribe [password]" (no quotes) in the subject or
body of the message. If you do not use your password, you will
need to respond to a confirmation email.
POST a message:
message to firstname.lastname@example.org.
to abide by the list rules outlined above. If you are having
trouble getting on or off the list or have other questions,
please send an e-mail to:email@example.com
explaining the problem.
for your cooperation and participation. We hope this service
will enhance your birding experiences in Forsyth County and
the surrounding area.
Contact Shelley Rutkin at: firstname.lastname@example.org.
To view previously posted messages, go to forsythbirds archives.