At 10:48 PM 1/23/2006, you wrote: >silverquill wrote: > > The simple solution to an abandoned list is simply to create > > another Yahoo list with a similar name and invite members to > > join it. > >There's no shortage of lists. A search on the term "geocaching" turns >up 207 Yahoo lists alone. But the GPSstash group is not any old list. >It's the granddaddy of all geocaching lists, the first one devoted to >geocaching anywhere. It predates the name geocaching itself, which was >coined on this list. So, this list is a historical resource that needs >to be preserved. I'd like to see it nurtured back to health rather >than abandoned. > >-- >Scout
EXCELLENT point and one we should take to heart. If the current official list owner can be persuaded to turn it over to someone who would actively moderate it, then that would be ideal.