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

Comments on USS Gary Works

March 12, 2021

Comment on U.S. Steel – Gary Work NPDES Permit Renewal to Protect Lake Michigan’s Waters Save the Dunes is calling on its members and supporters to submit their comments to the Indiana Department of Environmental Management (IDEM) to strengthen the… Read More

Request for Proposals: Website, Marketing and Communication Services

March 12, 2021

Date Issued: 3/12/2021 Submissions Due: 4/1/2021 This Request for Proposals is intended to solicit competitive responses from local contractors to develop a marketing and communications plan, and a new website for our organization.   The primary contact for questions regarding… Read More

URGENT Action Alert: The fight to protect wetlands is not over! Together, let’s stop Senate Bill 389!

February 26, 2021

URGENT Action Alert: The fight to protect wetlands is not over! Together, let’s stop Senate Bill 389! Earlier this month, a controversial bill that would repeal Indiana’s Isolated Wetlands Law, eliminating protection for state-regulated wetlands, passed the Indiana Senate in… Read More

2020 Paul H. Douglas Memorial Award

January 27, 2021

Each year, Save the Dunes bestows their highest honor – the Paul H. Douglas Memorial Award – for outstanding service to the cause of preserving and protecting the Indiana dunes. The Douglas Award is in recognition of Illinois Senator Paul… Read More

Pollution Continues at ArcelorMittal: Latest Updates

August 20, 2020

by Victoria Wittig, Senior Program Specialist, Save the Dunes On the one year anniversary of a significant environmental pollution event, it is reasonable to anticipate that steps have been taken to prevent the pollution from happening again. So, where do… Read More

Save the Dunes Seeks Tire & Debris Removal Services

August 10, 2020