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Indiana Dunes Fall 2021 Prescribed Fire

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Indiana Dunes National Park
National Park Service
Porter, IN 46304

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Derby Ditch Prescribed Fire being conducted on Friday, 11/5/21

Indiana Dunes Fall 2021 Prescribed Fire Prescribed Fire
Announcements – 11/5/2021

The 328 acre area Derby Ditch area is immediately north of US 12 and the Calumet Trail, east of East State Park Rd and west of South Broadway Ave in Beverly Shores.
Should the initial Derby Ditch Prescribed fire burn well, an additional 25 acres immediately adjacent to the Green Belt Parking Lot at Cowles Bog on North Mineral Springs Rd, just south of the entrance to Dune Acres, will also be burned.