Coal Creek Logging Ltd. operations, Granite Bay (1948) "Members of the Wylie family at logging setting at logging operations at Granite Bay. This area was logged by Coal Creek Logging Ltd. which was owned and operated by Les and Agnes Bestwick. In 1944 they moved their truck logging operations to Granite Bay and logged in that area until 1955/56. They sold their logging operation to the Baikie Brothers of Campbell River." Wylie Family Fonds - CR Museum
"This koala wandered back to his home in New South Wales, Australia last week only to find it had been cut down and chipped by logging operations. The koala had been sitting on top of the wood pile for over an hour looking confused... He was later taken to a local veterinarian and released near an established colony, but the heartbreaking photo shows some of the hardships faced by animals over the past few years..."
The serene, majestic beauty of western Sonoma County’s redwood trees are reminder of the primeval redwood forest that covered much of this Northern California area before logging operations began duri