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the end its going to be the video that protects the Copper Salmon.
It is my main ammunition. To a large degree, the outreach video (Copper
Salmon) convinced Coos and Curry County commissioners, Governor Kitzhaber,
Senator Wydens office, Republican party officials, and many local
conservatives to support and work for protecting the ancient forests and
outstanding salmon habitat found in the Copper Salmon Roadless area."
was a clear change of mind after viewing Taking a Second Look.
Our town council was divided on the very contentious decision of whether
to repair or remove the Collegeville dam. Only after watching the video
did everyone wholeheartedly support removing the publicly owned dam, and
we voted 5-0 in favor of dam removal."
video (Rough & Ready Creek) was instrumental in gaining public support,
empowering activists, and getting 5,000 comments to the Forest Service.
According to the agency, the public support we generated with the video
gave them the cover to make better management decisions. The video has
helped us turn this issue around."
distributed Logs, Lies & Videotape to primarily East Coast
Republicans and Democrats who were targeted for cosponsorship of the Furse
bill. Approximately 10 of those Congress people signed onto the bill since."