Jun 25, 2013

Don’t Move Firewood PSA videos available on YouTube

Two great celebrity spokesperson Don’t Move Firewood Public Service Announcement (PSA) videos, narrated by extreme skier Glen Plake, are available on YouTube:

The 45 second Ski Bro Talk Trees by [extreme skier] Glen Plake can be found at http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=EE6-8aQScjM  Speaking in his native tongue (“Bro”), Glen Plake talks about keeping trees and forests healthy by not moving firewood. In Don't Move Firewood's first celebrity video spoken entirely in Bro language, Glen communicates with his people about how much he likes to shred the pow, ski the gnar, and trip out on the big hills...while educating you on how buying local firewood will prevent the spread of invasive insects and diseases. As Don't Move Firewood always says, "Don't take wood from the hood -- jack it when you get there."

The 1 minute PSA Glen Plake Skiing for the Trees can be viewed at http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=EE6-8aQScjM he world famous, extreme skier Glen Plake talks about the importance of keeping trees and forests healthy on the ski slopes. In Don't Move Firewood's first celebrity video, Glen shows off his killer Mohawk and sweet mogul skills while educating you on how buying local firewood will prevent the spread of invasive insects and diseases.

Learn more about how you can keep trees and forests safe from invasive species at www.facebook.com/DontMoveFirewood. This video was made by Don't Move Firewood with support and funding from The Nature Conservancy, USDA APHIS, USDA Forest Service Pacific Southwest Research Station, and private foundations. Many thanks to Glen Plake for his time and effort from all of us at Don't Move Firewood!