Save the Dunes Seeks Executive Director

October 6, 2021

  General Description: Save the Dunes Conservation Fund, Inc. (Save the Dunes) is a non-profit conservation organization located in Michigan City, Indiana and serving Northwest Indiana. Our mission is to is to protect and advocate for the Indiana dunes, Lake… Read More

Special Announcement from Executive Director, Natalie Johnson

October 6, 2021

Dear Members, Supporters, and Partners of Save the Dunes: I am writing today to share the bittersweet news of my impending resignation as Executive Director of Save the Dunes. I have made this decision so that I may spend more… Read More

ACTION ALERT: US Steel Spill – Join us in Saying Enough is Enough!

October 1, 2021

ACTION ALERT: US Steel Spill – Join us in Saying Enough is Enough!  Once again, the citizens of Indiana are forced to cope with another major industrial discharge emergency that pollutes our waters and adversely impacts our natural resources, including… Read More

Pollinator Week Virtual Program Series

June 15, 2021

Living in the Dunes, Volume 2: A Homeowner’s Guide to Pollinator Garden Landscaping in Indiana’s Coastal Communities Save the Dunes is thrilled to announce the completion of our long-awaited Pollinator Garden Landscaping Guide for Indiana’s Coastal Communities – Volume 2… Read More

Celebrate Plastic-Free July

June 14, 2021

Plastic doesn’t belong in the dunes or on our beaches. You can make a difference this July by going Plastic-Free! We invite you and your family to celebrate Plastic-Free July by taking the ultimate challenge: Saying no to as much… Read More

The Dunes Wire | Spring 2021

May 5, 2021

We are excited to announce the release of our 2021 Spring Edition of The Dunes Wire newsletter! Our goal with this dynamic newsletter is to share project success stories, discuss emerging and ongoing threats to the Indiana dunes, and to… Read More

Photo Contest 2021

April 6, 2021

Our spring photo contest is BACK! We’re calling on all photographers (novice and pro) to consider submitting to our Save the Dunes Photo Contest – a way to help the team at Save the Dunes build our image library while… Read More

April 2nd SB389 Update

April 2, 2021

April 2, 2021 Wetlands Update: The final push to stop SB 389! Take Action Now! Call to Action: Contact your state representative and tell them to  Oppose SB 389 as it passed out of the Senate; Oppose House amendments 11… Read More

Request for Proposals: Dune Management & Maintenance Plan Creation

March 29, 2021

Save the Dunes Request for Proposals: Dune Management & Maintenance Plan Services   Date Issued: 3/29/2021 Submissions Due: 4/9/2021 This Request for Proposals is intended to solicit competitive responses from local contractors to develop a Management & Maintenance Plan for… Read More