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Whoah! NRC approves two new nature preserves

The Natural Resources Commission (NRC) approved two new nature preserves during its regularly scheduled meeting at the Garrison at Fort Harrison State Park this morning. The move increases to 279 the number of state-designated sites protected by the Nature Preserves Act, which is 50 years old this year. The two …

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See what’s new at Indiana’s state parks this year

The summer recreational season is approaching, and Indiana State Parks is working hard to make sure visitors have a good experience.   The system of 24 parks and eight reservoir properties has finished, or will complete this year, hundreds of improvements to enhance campgrounds, restrooms and trails.   Partners and …

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Deadline for companies to apply for Environmental Stewardship Program Approaching

INDIANAPOLIS – Indiana companies wishing to join the Indiana Department of Environmental Management’s (IDEM) Environmental Stewardship Program (ESP) have until May 31, 2017 to complete and submit their applications. Companies may start the application process by visiting www.idem.IN.gov/prevention/2359.htm. Any business that is regulated by IDEM is eligible, regardless of type …

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I.S.P. Troopers to Play Hoops in Hobart

Hobart, Lake County-Officers from the Indiana State Police, Hobart Police, and Junior/Senior Hobart School teachers will be playing basketball against each other for a great cause.  On Friday, May 19th, 2017, from 5:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m., they will play a round-robin tournament at Hobart Middle School, 36 E. 8th Street, Hobart, …

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