• Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore

    Indiana Dunes

    National Lakeshore Indiana

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Materials For Loan - Endangered Species

Saving an Endangered Butterfly: A teachers guide to leading a hike in Miller Woods at the Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore.
The careful studies of the endangered Karner Blue Butterflies' life cycle have helped park rangers develop a plan for its survival. This guide contains activities that relate to this theme.

Contact the park's education specialist at (219) 395-1885 for more information on this guide.

Did You Know?

A 3 story round house stacked like a cake with windows all around it taken in 1933

“Century of Progress” homes at the 1933-1934 Chicago World’s Fair showcased innovative building materials and designs. In 1935, developer Robert Bartlett moved five of these houses to Beverly Shores. These homes are being restored.