Monthly Archives: July 2011

Saugany Lake detailing downspout into new rain garden

The good folks at Saugany Lake Conservation Club, led by Don Lode, are shown here detailing the downspout from the Conservation Building at the fairgrounds.  This rain garden will capture one-fourth of this large building’s roof rainfall.

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Rain Garden within new native landscape at County Fairgrounds

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The LaPorte County SWCD, together with tremendous assistance from Saugany Lake Conservation Club, has recently transformed of portion of the grounds of the Conservation Building over at the County Fairgrounds.  The plan calls for a native prairie garden demonstrating low irrigation and no-fertilizer requiremenets, … Continue reading

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Indiana’s Fish of the Galena River Watershed

Check out these amazingly cool-looking fish that are native to Indiana’s portion of the Galena Watershed.  Our conservation friend and colleague, Joe Exl – the senior water policy planner at NIRPC – helped put together this great brochure.  Thanks for … Continue reading

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