178 – Devouring The Boreal Forest

I snapped this picture driving through the Mitsue Industrial Park near Slave Lake, home to a pulp and paper mill and several other industrial complexes.  It really is amazing the constant flow of trucks hauling massive loads of logs on the highways in this area and I just hope that these companies are doing their best to balance the environmental concerns of the beautiful Lesser Slave Lake region with the need to clearcut areas of the forest, and stockpile this natural resource.



Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s