Thank you Marvin. You are quite right. This is not the place for questions.
Do you happen to know how I can remove myself from the list serve? I have
been on for nearly 5 years and usually ending deleting almost every post
unread. Your subject line was one of the few that caught my eye.
On Thu, Oct 13, 2011 at 8:47 AM, Marvin Elliott <[log in to unmask]>wrote:
> David,If you want a serious reply you should first reveal how you feel. Is
> this an issue of conservation or emotion. This list is not the place for
> emotional opinions.Marv Elliott
> Marvin Elliott
> Vermont Birdhouses and Wood Products
> Rutland Town, VT
> [log in to unmask]
> --- On Wed, 10/12/11, David Newland <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
> From: David Newland <[log in to unmask]>
> Subject: Re: [VTBIRD] Rotating winged and plastic mallard decoys!
> To: [log in to unmask]
> Date: Wednesday, October 12, 2011, 7:54 PM
> And how do you feel about birding next to a bird hunter with plastic
> mechanical decoys?
> just curious.
> On Wed, Oct 12, 2011 at 4:31 PM, Roy Pilcher <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
> > Lake Bomoseen/Hubbardton Marshes IBA, Rutland, US-VT
> > Oct 12, 2011 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
> > Protocol: Stationary
> > Comments: At least one duck hunter on the lake with his plastic
> > mallard and mechanical rotating winged decoys! Observations made from
> > three
> > stations.
> > 12 species
> > Wood Duck 19
> > Mallard 22 ................the real thing!
> > Ring-necked Duck 7
> > Pied-billed Grebe 1
> > Great Blue Heron 1
> > Rock Pigeon 6
> > Northern Flicker 1
> > Pileated Woodpecker 1
> > Blue Jay 3
> > American Crow 4
> > European Starling 5
> > Red-winged Blackbird 6
> > This report was generated automatically by eBird v3 (
> > Cheers,
> > Roy Pilcher
> > The Gables at East Mountain, Rutland, Vermont
> > Speaking the same language.