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Fawn River Fen

An island within an island, this preserve is an isolated remnant of Indiana's natural heritage.

Why You Should Visit

Fawn River Fen preserve protects critical local watersheds and uplands. Fawn River, one of Indiana’s clearest rivers, flows through the preserve providing its native plants and animals with a protected, well maintained stream-side habitat. The river, flanked by an extensive cattail marsh and a grass/sedge fen, also supports a healthy population of aquatic life.


LaGrange County


North Central Tillplain


120 Acres


State Nature Preserve, 1990

Owned & Managed By

The Nature Conservancy


Department of Nature Preserves, Garden Clubs of America and Natural Resources Conservation Services

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