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All-terrain wheelchairs added at Indiana Dunes State Park

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EPA plans wells to assess scope of tainted Kokomo water

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Lake Freeman's low water level causes restaurant's seawall to crumble

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Late freeze shortens fall apple season for Indiana orchards

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Indiana preserve renamed for conservationist who saved site

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Tree Lafayette is celebrating the 50th Anniversary of Earth Day.

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Agency proposes protections for 2 Eastern US mussel species

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McDonald's exec: The food industry needs to act now to cut greenhouse gas emissions

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6 Indiana countywide burn bans imposed amid dry conditions

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Students' outdoor lesson by land trust focuses on the senses

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Agency denies critical habitat for endangered bumblebee

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DNR: Black bear in north Kentucky may cross into Indiana

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Indiana city still dealing with old coal-storage vaults

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Monday is application deadline for state park deer hunts

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CItyBus receives $1.2 million for fueling station upgrade

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Endangered Indiana bats losing habitat near Indiana airport

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Indiana campgrounds see demand up amid coronavirus pandemic

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Some Indiana farmers find surprising bounty in COVID-19 year

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Purdue Farmers Market canceled for 2020

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4th-generation Indiana produce farm is a family affair

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EPA eyes cleanup of coal ash threatening Indiana Dunes

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Indiana campgrounds staying busy amid coronavirus outbreak

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Indiana Dunes National Park debuts coronavirus campaign

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City of Logansport getting a solar panel farm

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Why white rhino numbers increased 34,000%

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Activists criticize Vectren plan to keep 1 coal-fired plant

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Business System Solutions in West Lafayette hosting recycling drive

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New trail will connect Indiana to cross-country route

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Indiana negotiates deal with worst utility permit violator

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Grant to improve soil conservation practices in Indiana

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Hoosier National forest experiments with wood harvest debris

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Student led West Lafayette Climate Strikes hosting a virtual rally on Friday, April 24th

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Environmental groups sue to speed up lake sturgeon status

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Indiana city eyes shuttered landfill for mountain bike park

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DNR: NW Indiana fish kill likely caused by `a natural event'

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Judge: Indiana agency violated rules on factory permit

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Professor: Many of Indiana's bats are 'dropping like flies'

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Indiana approves nature preserve with a `significant' cave

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Bill advances to pause Indiana coal power plant closings

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Indiana DNR tightens rules for 3 Ohio River fish species

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Areas in 2 Indiana parks receive designation for rare tree

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A blob of hot water in the Pacific Ocean killed a million seabirds, scientists say

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Colgate finally launched its recyclable toothpaste tube. It's made from the same type of plastic as milk jugs

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Indiana utility to retire 2 of 4 remaining coal-fired units

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Indiana Dunes National Park eyes erosion-fighting sand traps

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White Sands National Monument designated as the newest US national park

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Official: Off-road vehicles eroding Hoosier National Forest

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Indianapolis program boosting low-income solar power access

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Environmental groups sue steel mill over lake chemical spill

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Electricity provider planning more Indiana solar farms

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Northwest Indiana mayor says lake waters threaten pavilion

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Ex-GOP congressman to speak at Indiana environmental event

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Indiana agency: Steelmaker too slow to act on chemical spill

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2 Indiana environmental groups merge, plan kids' health push

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Beekeepers protect hives from pesticide amid virus fight

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Indiana Dunes seeing more visitors with national park status

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Logansport Mayor Taking on Climate Change

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Indiana DNR will pay Hoosiers for certain tree seeds, nuts

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Indiana sees surge in wind power despite lack of standards

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Boaters slow to return Indiana beaches after cyanide spill

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Volunteers remove 1 ton of debris from diverse Indiana river

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State to finish blue-green algae testing before Labor Day

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Bat protections approved along Indiana 'heavy haul' corridor

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Invasive Species Task Froce Established in Tippecanoe

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Park Service reopens Indiana beaches after cyanide spill

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Indiana steel dust recycling project dropped amid opposition

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Some Indiana beaches along Lake Michigan closed after spill

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Indiana panel rejects groups' push to conserve 2 forests

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2 groups appeal Indiana's permit for coal-to-diesel plant

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Indiana's 3 ports earn Green Marine national designation

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15 Indiana counties get funds to fight invasive lake plants

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$175 million solar power project planned for central Indiana

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Conservation group reforests 100-plus acres of farmland

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Indiana carbon dioxide storage measure signed by governor

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Facility to turn corn field waste into sustainable products

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Groups seeking to conserve Indiana forests make new push

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Recycling grants open to businesses, local gov't, nonprofits

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Indiana city seeks to reach environmentally conscious goals

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Survey: Indiana, Minnesota lead clean energy job growth

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Indiana park added to National Register of Historic Places

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Officials seek cause of fish deaths at Geist Reservoir

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City in southwestern Indiana pushes for renewable energy use

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Duke Energy to create plan for Indiana coal ash ponds

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Prophetstown State Park to expand, provides alternative location for power lines

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Indiana sees big response for recreational trails grants

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Congress approves major public lands, conservation bill

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Massive insect decline could have 'catastrophic' environmental impact, study says

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Plans expected this fall for 400-acre park along Ohio River

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Science Says: Get used to polar vortex outbreaks

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New national park push being made for Indiana Dunes

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Lawmaker wants to continue Indiana Dunes national park plan

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Government shutdown closes S. Indiana Forest Service offices

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Cleanup set for 200,000 waste tires left at Indiana business

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Potawatomi Zoo in South Bend to get white rhino exhibit

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Officials: Hunting needed at Indianapolis park to curb deer

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Indiana city plans pollinator park, memorial to 2008 floods

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Indiana gets $400K to boost water quality in Lake Erie basin

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Tourism group seeks solutions to Indiana shoreline erosion

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Indiana climate change report shows impacts on the state

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Ethanol production plant planned for Shelbyville

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