Logging to Infinity (Dec. 10, 1997)

Viewed from a low-flying plane as it skips across the mountains, California’s North Coast looks like some strange and terrible war zone. Stretches of untouched, prehistoric forest speed by — and then, suddenly, great gouged-out patches appear. Here the hillsides are laid bare, strewn only with stumps. Streams that once ran thick with salmon are […]