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Open2universe | Talk 17:02, 7 July 2012 (UTC)Reply

  • 1) Adiantum pedatum L. - Northern Maidenhair Fern [Wo] is on the list of ferns of Soldiers Delight, but I would not have any idea where to find it.


  • 2) Wayne Tyndall is the state official in charge of Soldier's Delight

To conduct research, please contact:
Wayne Tyndall, State Restoration Ecologist
Natural Heritage Program, Wildlife and Heritage Services
Maryland Department of Natural Resources
909 Wye Mills Road, Wye Mills, Maryland 21679 USA
410-827-8612, extension 110

  • 3) Laura Van Scoyoc is president of the Soldiers Delight Conservation, Inc. She can probably help you get in touch with the lady that leads plant identification walks at Soldier's Delight.
  • 4) For many years the Worthley Botany Class would frequent Soldier's Delight to identify plants, perhaps someone may recall seeing Adiantum. Their yahoo group is:


Best wishes, Ed Uebel (talk) 18:26, 11 July 2012 (UTC)Reply

Conduct edit

See here User_talk:, for an example of the "issues" I have to deal with as best I can, or perhaps I am abusing my admin powers?? Though I would say the IP would have been better off to raise the issue first on the Talk Page or VP, but they just steamed in. Any wonder that I get cranky sometimes?? Stho002 (talk) 04:36, 20 November 2013 (UTC)Reply

No, I don't think there's anything objectionable about the way you handled that. This is a huge project to have responsibility for, so I understand frustration with people doing silly things that waste time. Choess (talk) 14:24, 20 November 2013 (UTC)Reply

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Dan Koehl (talk) 21:30, 26 February 2015 (UTC)Reply

Plural vs. singular edit

Hello Choess. Please use plural for genera in the "Taxonav" section on pages regarding familiæ or higher rank; see Help: Taxonavigation section – Multiples of a taxon for the Wikispecies praxis regarding this.
That minor detail aside: thanks for the many good edits! –Tommy Kronkvist (talk), 04:29, 5 March 2015 (UTC).Reply

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Thanks a lof for doing some patrolling! Dan Koehl (talk) 14:01, 17 March 2015 (UTC)Reply

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Thanks a lof for using your patroller user right and doing some patrolling! Please inform me if you experienced any difficaulties, or if you have any questions.

Since you have made use of your patroller user rights, you will keep them, and I will remove your autopatrol user right, since there is no need for both.

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Dan Koehl (talk) 13:19, 18 March 2015 (UTC)Reply

Polypodiales edit

Hi I notice that you are a contributor to ferns and their allies. I am proposing that WS goes with

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Thanks to Cgt on danish Wp, we can now see statistics on patrolling: https://cgt.name/patrolstats/wikispecies.html Dan Koehl (talk) 19:48, 10 February 2016 (UTC)Reply