A Walk Through Cowles Bog

June 16, 2020

There’s a place in Dune Acres, very close to Chesterton, Indiana, that offers the body, mind and imagination both respite and ignition. It is a time capsule. Whether you are going for the first time, or the fiftieth, this place… Read More

The Future of Development in Northwest Indiana

May 7, 2020

by Katie Hobgood, Program Director, Save the Dunes Save the Dunes is calling on community members to help inform our work on a project regarding increased future development in Northwest Indiana. We’ve created a survey, and we need to hear… Read More

Locals Advocate for the Great Lakes in Washington D.C.

April 15, 2020

Each year, Save the Dunes recruits and trains local community members and environmental professionals to represent Indiana on Great Lakes Day. This year, nine advocates from Indiana traveled to Washington D.C. to urge members of Congress to maintain federal support… Read More

Request for Quotation for GIS Work

April 1, 2020

Save the Dunes is requesting proposals for GIS work and the creation and printing of 10-15 maps. The project includes combining and cleaning up several shapefiles into a single file geodatabase, digitizing polygon data from two hard copy maps into… Read More

Jammin 2020 Canceled & Other COVID-19 Response

March 27, 2020

A special message from the desk of the Executive Director: Dear Save the Dunes Members & Supporters, I hope this message finds you safe and healthy. As we all know, the COVID-19 crisis is quickly evolving and we are all… Read More

Photo Contest 2020

March 17, 2020

Certainly, we need some good cheer in our lives right now, so 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… Read More

Statement on Shoreline Erosion

March 9, 2020

by Natalie Johnson, Executive Director, Save the Dunes In response to the recent storm damage as well as Governor Eric J. Holcomb’s executive order directing state agencies to take steps necessary to declare a disaster of emergency along the Lake… Read More

Tickets are now on sale: Jammin with Save the Dunes!

February 20, 2020

Jammin with Save the Dunes – Our Signature Fundraiser to Support the Dunes by Natalie Johnson, Executive Director, Save the Dunes Every non-profit holds a big fundraiser to support their cause. Some hold galas and some hold dinners. For Save… Read More

Save the Dunes in 2020

February 13, 2020

Save the Dunes in 2020 by Victoria Wittig, Sr. Program Specialist, Save the Dunes The year ahead holds a lot to look forward to at Save the Dunes. As always, the Save the Dunes team is guided by a mission to… Read More