Alston Roberts, who works for GCA Logging in Phillips, maneuvers his Forwarder around the yard at Range Ponds State Park Monday afternoon.

Many people are wondering why state park property is being logged. Mark Miller of Conservation Forestry, a member of the park advisory committee, said the work is to help develop educational and interpretive offerings. Walking trails at the park will include trailhead kiosks, informational displays and self-guided-tour stations that will explain the benefits of modern forest management techniques. Russ Dillingham/Sun Journal