Shirley Heinze Land Trust is a vibrant partnership of volunteers, donors, professionals, business and industry, working together to preserve, protect and restore significant natural areas in northwest Indiana.
Our mission is also to educate, inspire and invite the public to experience the natural wonders of our unique region.
Come learn about the work we do, and join us!
Opportunities to save natural land can disappear quickly. Please make a donation today.
All Aboard! Fall Bus Tour of Shirley Heinze Nature Preserves
Saturday, October 20, 2018
9am-4:30pm Eastern time
Don’t miss this chance to see several of our nature preserves and more, during peak fall colors. This time we’re touring preserves in Porter, LaPorte and St. Joseph Counties, so if you’ve been on the tour before, you’ll be seeing new places.
Details and purchase seats here.
Fall Partnership Luncheon
Friday, November 2, 2018
Registration: 11:30am, Program: Noon
Sand Creek Country Club in Chesterton
Keynote Speaker: Sarah Coulter, Executive Director, Calumet Collaborative
Details and purchase tickets and table sponsorships here.
Shirley Heinze Land Trust Receives Indiana Governor's Award for Environmental Excellence
See the press release here.
1st Source Bank Donation Supports Public Access at Lydick Bog Nature Preserve
Download the press release here.
Red's Nature Adventure - New Children's Book Set in Shirley Heinze Nature Preserves
This wonderful new book was written in partnership with Indiana author James B. Dworkin, and features illustrations by Munster artist Michael Chelich. The story is set in several of Shirley Heinze’s northwestern Indiana Nature Preserves.
Learn more and order your copy here.
Social & Content Marketing Internship Opportunities
Spend time in nature and gain valuable experience in digital marketing! This three-month unpaid internship opportunity is perfect for students looking for practical digital marketing experience with a non-profit organization. Time commitment is flexible, ranging from 4 to 20 hours per week. Details here.