April 24, 2018

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West Beach

Indiana Dunes National Park
Active since 2018
Indiana, US

Log Description

This open dune complex is home to a wide variety of rare plant and animal species, and is a fine example of our parks namesake--the dunes. Unfortunately, the integrity of this dune is threatened by off-trail hiking. When individuals roam off-trail, the vegetation that holds the dunes together is trampled, causing the dunes to erode. We hope the photo you have submitted will document success of our dune protection efforts.


Coordinates: 41.62501, -87.20765