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Gotta see this vid about NWFA and Mt Hood...

Discussion in 'General Firearm Discussion' started by Cogs, May 13, 2014.

  1. Cogs

    Cogs Washougal, WA. Volunteer Coordinator 2015 Volunteer 2016 Volunteer

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    This was Joe Link's project with Mt. Hood Nat Forest and Solve. They really appreciate our efforts! Way to go Joe!

     
  2. coupeowner

    coupeowner SW Portland Bronze Supporter Bronze Supporter

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    Great job and thank you to those that made this happen! Seeing fellow shooters presented in a positive light is too rare these days.
     
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  3. RicInOR

    RicInOR Washington County Bronze Supporter Bronze Supporter

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    BZ Joe!
     
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  4. Joe Link

    Joe Link Portland, OR Well-Known Member Staff Member Lifetime Supporter 2015 Volunteer 2016 Volunteer

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    I only do my best to organize this sort of stuff, you guys are the ones who make it happen!

    Again, I want to thank Bill (@Cogs) and Rick (@GunRightsCoalition) for all their hard work in organizing these clean-ups.
     
  5. CHLChris

    CHLChris Portland Metro East Love me some guns! Bronze Supporter

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    WOW!!!!! And they gave NWFA such high praise, too! I am really pleased to be a part of a forum like this. Thanks, Joe, for making changes in your life, in part, to make sure events like this can actually happen.
     
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  6. skydiver

    skydiver Sandy,OR Well-Known Member

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    That was an enjoyable day. Should become a yearly event.
     
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  7. nastybynature

    nastybynature ΜΟΛΩΝ ΛΑΒΕ Active Member

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    That video was very well done! So glad the folks that showed up made such a good impression!
     
  8. spectra

    spectra The Couve Moderator Staff Member Bronze Supporter

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    Great job on this one! Now we just need to keep doing this and get the word out. Maybe someday we wont find trash all over the shooting areas:rolleyes:
     
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  9. Kruejl

    Kruejl Hillsboro Moderator of the Coriolis effect Staff Member Gold Supporter Silver Supporter

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    Very nice! I'm in for the next one. My employer requires me to volunteer 8 hours each quarter and honestly I can't think of a better way to help out!
     
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  10. Cogs

    Cogs Washougal, WA. Volunteer Coordinator 2015 Volunteer 2016 Volunteer

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    @Kruejl , Keep an eye on the section; Events and Get Togethers. That's where you'll find these projects every so often. You can also click on the Watch Forum button (top right corner on the Events page) to keep up on opportunities posted in the Events section.

    We'll get you those 8 hours!
     
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  11. PDX

    PDX PDX Active Member 2016 Volunteer

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    that was a great day and a great video! well done guys!
     
  12. RicInOR

    RicInOR Washington County Bronze Supporter Bronze Supporter

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    @Kruejl reminds me ... a lot of employers will match your volunteer hours, so turn those in.
    One of my former - Intel - as an example.
     
  13. djaziatic

    djaziatic Portland, OR Bronze Supporter Bronze Supporter

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    This is great, I only wish I checked the forums beforehand so I could attend as well. I'll be sure to be there the next time!
     
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  14. nastybynature

    nastybynature ΜΟΛΩΝ ΛΑΒΕ Active Member

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    Next one is 5/31/14. I will be making this one.
     
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    wabbithunter PDX Member

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    JOE your the MAN!!! and GREAT job guy's!!!
    :) :) :) :)
     
  16. Sgt Nambu

    Sgt Nambu Oregon Bronze Supporter Bronze Supporter

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    Great work! All you guys!
     
  17. wingspar

    wingspar Oregon Member

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    That video should be shared in other forums, and this should be a Sticky.
     
  18. ZA_Survivalist

    ZA_Survivalist Oregon AK's all day.

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    This is really cool. A nice Salmonberry road clean up would be fun.
    The news needs to see this video and see that pro firearm advocacy groups help the community way more than their opposing gun and liberty grabbing critics.
    .. But at the same time it opens up the news to see our shooting spots and portray us in a bad light.. Like they most likely will anyway.
     
  19. Cogs

    Cogs Washougal, WA. Volunteer Coordinator 2015 Volunteer 2016 Volunteer

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    Here's what I know of where it's been shared. Yacolt Burn Trails shared it on their Facebook page (they are "Pistons Wild Motor Sports Club"), it's on Northwest Firearms FB page, I shared it on my home FB page, shared it on our up coming clean up project, May 31st, at NWFA Events & Get Together s thread; http://www.northwestfirearms.com/th...-may-31st-clean-up-n-shoot-washington.170201/ and put it on our FB event page; https://www.facebook.com/events/630790036997126/?ref=2&ref_dashboard_filter=upcoming . I also sent it to my clean up project contact person at WA State Dept. of Natural Resources, just for the fun of it.

    Anyone know where else it's been shared?
     
  20. Cogs

    Cogs Washougal, WA. Volunteer Coordinator 2015 Volunteer 2016 Volunteer

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    ZA, want a share any more info on the Salmonberry Road? Could be a 'target' for a next clean up project!