About Providing Reliable Logging Services Since 1978 Do you like working with a dedicated team of professionals who know their way around the woods? Look no further than Cooper Timber Harvesting, Inc. Licensed, Certified, and Insured Wayne R. and Essie E. Cooper began Cooper Timber in 1978 and have over 50 years of experience in the timber industry. All supervisors are Master Logger Certified and are BMP (Best Management Practices) trained. Their sons Jason and Garit are a large part of our continued success. Our office is located in DeSoto County, and the office staff consists of Essie Cooper and Kelly Rice. We are current long-term members of the Florida Forestry Association and Southeastern Wood Producers Association. In 2006, Wayne was chosen as Master Logger of the year for Florida and a runner-up in 2007 for the regional Master Logger title. CTH has a Mack 10 wheeler with a loader to provide free* pickup of cut timber from small job sites, homesites, construction sites, etc.*However, we do require a minimum of logs in order to provide this free service.*If below the minimum, there is a small pickup fee to offset fuel and labor expenses.