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Hoosier Prairie

Hoosier Prairie
Hoosier Prairie

Hoosier Prairie is the last large tract of prairie near the eastern margin of the "Prairie Peninsula." The site contains a great diversity of community types, with nearly 300 vascular plant species identified here.

Location: Lake County, IN

Year designated: 1974

Acres: 347

Ownership: State

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Last Updated: June 28, 2012