Plant Action Network Announcements and Discussion via E-mail
This list will serve as a communication tool for the Plant Action Network in its work which was begun at the 2009 Botanical Capacity Workshop in Chicago. You must be subscribed to the list in order to "post," or send a message out to all the subscribers. Anyone is allowed to subscribe to the group. If you know of someone else who would be interested, feel free to tell them about the list. There are also separate lists for the Plant Conservation Alliance (click here for more information), Alien Plant Working Group (click here for more information), the Medicinal Plant Working Group (click here for more information), and the Restoration Working Group (click here for more information).
How to subscribe to the list:
Send an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org with the following information in the body of the message (not the subject):
You will then receive an e-mail that you will need to reply to in order to confirm your subscription. After you confirm your subscription, another e-mail will be sent with instructions on how to use the list.
How to post a message to the list:
Compose the title and body of your message like usual and send it to email@example.com (the list address). The message will be redistributed to all subscribers as a bcc (blind carbon copy). Please remember to limit the subject matter of your post to things that pertain to the Plant Action Network. Attached files should not be larger than 100k, contact Olivia if you need help making the file available on the web if it is too large.
How to unsubscribe from the list:
Send an e-mail from the address that you used to subscribe to the list orignally to firstname.lastname@example.org with the following information in the body of the message (not the subject):
You will then receive an e-mail confirmation of your removal from the list.
Note: This should be done from the address with which you subscribed.
How to view the list archives:
Go to http://lists.plantconservation.org/pipermail/plantaction_lists.plantconservation.org/ to see older list messages.
If you have questions about the automated list, e-mail the PCA at email@example.com.