Logger Girl: There Is a Place for Young Women in Canada’s Forest Industry

Hannah Dehoog—also known as Logger Girl and Hanimal—of Smithers, British Columbia, is catching a lot of attention in the logging community.

It’s not just her engaging presence on social media, but her determination, bravery and skill as a young female heavy equipment operator working in a decidedly male dominated industry.

Dehoog has been exposed to and involved in various aspects of the forest industry for the majority of her life. Before she was even old enough for school, Dehoog was marching around the bush alongside her father, a log buyer at the time. read more >>