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Hello all,

 

I am new to the PNWMAS community but not so new to aquarium keeping. Most of my experience has been with freshwater setups although I have had various degrees of reef aquaria in the past. I am presently on the west side in Hillsboro and have been maintaining a large reef tank and jelly kreisel at LeChon (on the waterfront) the past few months.

 

I am a native Oregonian and came out of the AQS program in Newport back in 2012. This past December I finished up my undergraduate in Aquaculture. This year I have been looking at job opportunities in public aquaria/ornamental aquaculture, but think I will call the Portland metro home for now. 

 

With that, I am looking to expand my circle of aquatic enthusiast friends in the area, and thought PNWMAS would be be the best place to start. 

 

Many thanks, and I look forward to getting to know many of you!

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Welcome! Sounds like you're bringing a lot of knowledge and experience to the forum. I think you'll find a lot of like-minded people here.

 

Think about coming to the annual BBQ at Emerald425's house Sunday the 21st--food, fish, and fun. Doesn't get much better than that.

 

Here's the link to the thread: http://www.pnwmas.org/index.php?/topic/38395-August-Meeting-Summer-Barbecue-Potluck-Raffle-and-Frag-swap!

 

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Welcome!!! That's so cool you maintain a kreisel. I saw one at Hatfield that James from Envisions built.

 

You should definitlrely come to the meeting next week! I will pm you the address.

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With that, I am looking to expand my circle of aquatic enthusiast friends in the area, and thought PNWMAS would be be the best place to start. 

 

I think you are in the right place. :laugh:

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Welcome! Sounds like you have an ideal background for reef keeping and can probably add a lot of great insight to our conversations. Glad you decided to seek out the club and hope to see you at a meeting soon.

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Hello I'm Omoluabi but my friends call me tony. Ive been keeping marine fish off and on for 10+ years now. I want to take my hobby to the next level. I currently have a 65 hexagon reef tank that im working on right now 

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