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Body Found on Beach at Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore

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Date: April 11, 2012

INDIANA DUNES NATIONAL LAKESHORE: The National Park Service is investigating a human body that has been found on the Lake Michigan shoreline. The body was found in the eastern portion of Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore near the 600 block of Lake Front Drive.

National Park Service rangers are working with law enforcement officials from the City of Portage and the town of Beverly Shores on the investigation. No additional details are available at this time.

Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore is part of the National Park Service. More than 20,000 National Park Service employees care for America's 397 national parks and work with communities across the nation to help preserve local history and create close-to-home recreational opportunities. Learn more at www.nps.gov.

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several plants with lush green growth with very noticable light purple flowers on them

Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore has more than 1,135 native plant species distributed over six plant communities. Among all the national parks in the United States, it ranks seventh in plant diversity. This is an amazing feat for 15,000+ acres.