Your Comments are Needed on a New Rule that will Protect the Dunes from Invasive Species

December 4, 2018

Update on US Steel November Discharge

December 4, 2018

Action Alert: Support Passage of Michigan City Lakeshore Development Regulations

November 19, 2018

UPDATE Tuesday, December 4: A quick update regarding the Michigan City Lakeshore Development Regulations: On Thursday of last week, a workshop was held with many supportive persons in attendance. At the end of the workshop, Council Members agreed that they… Read More

Members, Cast Your Vote! Save the Dunes 2018 Annual Meeting

November 7, 2018

by Natalie Johnson, Executive Director, Save the Dunes On December 6, Save the Dunes will host its Annual Meeting and Holiday Potluck at its office on 444 Barker Road in Michigan City. This meeting is a great opportunity to learn… Read More

Student Conservation Association Helps Restore Great Marsh

November 7, 2018

by Cathy Martin, Program Manager, Save the Dunes Through a partnership with the National Parks Conservation Association, Save the Dunes secured funding for the Student Conservation Association’s All-Women’s Crew out of Chicago to help with restoration efforts in the Great… Read More

Twelve years left to change course from catastrophic climate change?

October 11, 2018

by Victoria Wittig, Project Coordinator, Save the Dunes The shock of reading headlines about the crisis that climate change presents to the world is really no longer a shock. That was the case regarding the latest report from the Intergovernmental… Read More

Help Protect Biodiversity in NWI by Standing Up for the Endangered Species Act

September 14, 2018

by Victoria Wittig, Project Coordinator, Save the Dunes The Indiana dunes are home to endangered species such as pitcher’s thistle, the rusty-patched bumblebee, the eastern massasauga rattlesnake, and many more. The Endangered Species Act is the first line of defense… Read More

Help change the name from lakeshore to park

September 5, 2018

by Natalie Johnson, Executive Director, Save the Dunes On August 15, a subcommittee to the United States Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources held a legislative hearing to receive testimony on a number of bills, including co-sponsored Senate Bill… Read More

Action Alert: Gary’s Waterfront Redevelopment

September 5, 2018

by Natalie Johnson, Executive Director, Save the Dunes In light of recent planning efforts spearheaded by Meridian Hospitality Group LLC, hired by the City of Gary to plan for redevelopment at Lake Street Beach in Gary’s Miller neighborhood, Save the… Read More