Since 1959, The Nature Conservancy in Indiana has protected more than 80,000 acres of forests, wetlands, prairies, lakes and streams for current and future generations to enjoy.
We are lucky enough to be housed in the Efroymson Conservation Center, our LEED Platinum-certified headquarters in downtown Indianapolis. See what we’re doing to protect land and water in the Hoosier State!
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This month's Nature Notes from Kankakee Sands tells how knowing bloom times will help you plan your prairie visit, as well as plan your garden.
We all live in a watershed. But what is a watershed and why is it so important?
The Indiana Heritage Trust has helped to protect more than 60,000 acres of Indiana’s natural heritage, including the scenic Big Walnut Nature Preserve. Plan a visit!
Kankakee Sands has become a birding mecca. Check out some of the species in this slideshow.
This preserve is comprised of many swales, offering the beauty of seasonal wildflowers and wetlands in Gary, Indiana.
Learn how two-stage ditches provide more surface area for water runoff thus reducing water flow in traditional ditches.
Hear Conservancy scientists discuss their work to protect the Great lakes.
We're working with Indiana farmers to establish good practices to keep nutrient runoff out of the Wabash River.
The two-stage ditch is a win-win for agriculture and conservation.
- March 11, 2015
- The Benefits of Implementing Conservation in a Watershed
- October 29, 2014
- Zoo Earns NISBC’s Sustainable Business of the Year Award