Hagedorn Mt. EmilyThe 2012 Forest Practices Operator of the Year and Merit Award winners will be recognized by the Oregon Department of Forestry at the Oregon Logging Conference on Thursday February 21st at 1:30 p.m.

The two winners this year are Ken Fallon Logging (Tillamook) and George Hagedorn Logging (La Grande).

Fallon & Hagedorn Logging
Fallon is honored for work on the Jordan Bound timber sale in the Tillamook State Forest – a harvest site with steep terrain and limited road access.

Hagedorn Logging of La Grande is recognized for work performing a thinning harvest across 525 acres of the popular Mt. Emily Recreation Area overlooking La Grande in Union County.

For more information about the loggers being recognized, just click HERE.