• 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?

water color painting of a wetland

Poet Carl Sandburg and Artist Frank Dudley were inspired by the dunes. Today, through the park's Artist-in-Residence program, artists come to the dunes to create and share their work.