By the time you read this our family business of three generations— and ninety years—will have left the forest industry.
So begins a powerful personal story, penned by Graham Lasure in Truck Logger BC (click on the cover below), the final owner of W.D. Moore Logging, a family business founded in Winter Harbour on Vancouver Island in 1928. The company’s closure put 25 people out of work, “the next nail in [Winter Harbour’s] coffin,” according to Lasure.
Lasure’s suggested future changes to the current regulatory environment is must reading for anyone interested in the sustainability of BC’s logging contractors.