5320 N Campbell St
Dive into learning about Porter County’s treasured Chain of Lakes, its flora, fauna, and surrounding watershed. The Valparaiso Chain of Lakes Watershed Group is back with a renewed focus on science, education, and the protection of our lakes.
Local environmental and conservation groups will be present, along with a series of engaging speakers, all set in a relaxed picnic atmosphere on the shore of Loomis Lake and lagoon.The event is free & open to the public.
Rowboats will be available for leisurely trips around Loomis Lake.
Volunteers are needed to help with set-up – please email Walt Breitinger
Featured Presenter: Dr. Indra Frank MD, MPH of the Hoosier Environmental Council
Dr. Frank’s presentation, “How Courts and Laws Muddy the Waters (and what you can do about it)” focuses on the recent ruling by the U.S Supreme Court about wetland protection and how it will impact Indiana.