Craig Ditman is a retired industrial forester. He earned his B.S. in Forest Management at North Carolina State University in 1969 and began his forestry career on the Modoc National Forest in northeast California that year. He has been a timber cutter, college instructor, sawmill procurement forester, and land manager, spending most of his career with JELD-WEN, inc., in Susanville, California, and Klamath Falls, Oregon.
Collier Logging Museum and State Park
Collier Memorial State Park and Logging Museum, located at the confluence of the Williamson River and Spring Creek, straddles U.S. Highway 97 thirty miles north of Klamath Falls. The park’s original 146 acres were donated in 1945 by Alfred “Cap” Collier, a Klamath County lumberman, and his brother Andrew “Andy” …