Board Feet From Logs?

Paul Morgan t2r6 at
Sun Oct 19 08:24:34 EST 1997

Larry Caldwell wrote in article ...

>Drive into a USFS station and you find maps and assistance.  Drive into
>a Boise Cascade timber farm and you find locked gates and No Trespassing
>signs.  When Boise Cascade closed their mill and company town at Valsetz,
>Oregon, they burned the houses and ripped up the streets.  They didn't
>want people in there.  Valsetz doesn't exist any more.
>-- Larry

As companies very rarely operate on principle, this was most likely a cold,
calculated business decision - having the great, unwashed public milling
about on your forest lands just ain't worth it.


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