Educational Briefs

Stay informed on meaningful, relevant topics and ideas that impact both Northern Indiana and the rest of the world.

Shirley Heinze Land Trust tries to be a resource and help inform our communities with accurate and current information. These short essay like papers provide important and necessary information needed to stay knowledgeable on a wide variety of environmental topics. 

Water Access and Infrastructure

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Urban Agriculture Water Access

A brief overview of urban farming and water access.



Click below for a brief introduction to wetlands and their importance.



A brief introduction and definition of a watershed.

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Water Infrastructure

Click the link below to learn about sustainable water infrastructure.

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Water Conservation

Learn what you can do to help conserve water.

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