A Walk Through Cowles Bog

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

Adopt-a-Beach Cleanup At Marquette Park – 241 Pounds of Trash Collected!

 241 pounds of trash including over 1,000 cigarette butts, 500 plastic bottle caps, and 200 plastic bags were collected in only 3 hours on a very windy Saturday morning this September. Over 50 students and community members showed up to our event… 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

On BP’s Wastewater Permit

Save the Dunes, Natural Resources Defense Council and the Alliance for the Great Lakes have been poring over piles of documents relating to BP’s current National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) wastewater permit through the Indiana Department of Environmental Management… Read More