Thinking Outside the Timber Box

Ring, Ray
July 2009
High Country News;7/20/2009, Vol. 41 Issue 12, p12
The article discusses the life and works of Sherman Anderson, owner of Sun Mountain Lumber Inc. in Montana. Anderson started in timber business when he was nine years old by spending his spare time in a small mill supervised by his father. He established his company, which suffered dramatic red ink after national economic slump and the national forest system was in vague. In this regard, Anderson led the timber industry to deal with statewide wilderness group and two national environmental groups to continue logging and forest restoration projects.


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