Save the Dunes Partners with South Shore Line on Plant Rescue

This week, Save the Dunes and the South Shore Line partnered with NIPSCO, National Park Service, National Parks Conservation Association, and Shirley Heinze Land Trust to plant 400 plugs of rare or ecologically significant plant species within Cowles Bog. This… Read More

NPS Recreation Plan for Little Calumet River – East Branch Expected in May

Will the Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore approve paddling and other recreational activities along the East Branch of the Little Calumet River? We will soon find out! Back in 2014, the National Park Service (NPS) initiated the planning and environmental assessment… Read More

Save the Dunes Acquires Nearly 100 New Acres for Indiana Dunes

On December 16, 2015, Save the Dunes acquired a significant property totaling nearly 100 acres in Hobart, Indiana. The organization has had this property on their “wish list” for years, as has the Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore. That is because… Read More

Save the Dunes Prevails in Lawsuit – Public Trust Doctrine Remains Protected in Indiana!

Save the Dunes and Alliance for the Great Lakes, along with the State of Indiana and Long Beach Community Alliance, have prevailed in landmark litigation that attempted, but failed, to abolish the public trust doctrine on Indiana’s portion of the Lake Michigan… Read More