PROTECTED AREAS


Allen County

Cedar Chapel Covered Bridge 
	(Cedar Creek at Dustin Nature Preserve - Photo by Heather Baker)
Cedar Creek at Dustin Nature Preserve, Huntertown, IN (Photo by Heather Baker)



1.)  James M. and Patricia C. Barrett Oak Hill Nature Preserve - closed to the public (ACRES Land Trust)

2.)   Little Cedar Creek Wildlife Sanctuary (ACRES Land Trust)

3.)  Jerry and Molly Mackel Conservation Easement - closed to the public (ACRES Land Trust)

4.)  Cedar Creek Bottoms (closed to the public) -- (ACRES Land Trust)

5.)   Bicentennial Woods (ACRES Land Trust)

6.)  Jessie's Woods - closed to the public (ACRES Land Trust)

7.)   Cook's Landing Public Access Point (Allen County Parks)

8.)  Whitehurst Nature Preserve (ACRES Land Trust)

9.)   Thomas and Jane Dustin Conservation Easement (ACRES Land Trust)

10.) Louis Dunton Nature Preserve (Izaak Walton League, Fort Wayne Chapter)

11.) Nature Conservancy; Conservation Easements (Nature Conservancy)

12.) Ropchan Meadowlands (Izaak Walton League)

13.) Camp McMillen (Limberlost Council Girl Scouts)

14.) Rodenbeck Nature Preserve (Izaak Walton League)

15.) Vandolah Nature Preserve (ACRES Land Trust)

16.) Metea County Park, including dedicated nature preserve (Allen County Parks)





DeKalb County


Cedar Chapel Covered Bridge

Cedar Chapel Covered Bridge 
	(Photo courtesy of the Eckhart Public Library, Auburn, Indiana)
Cedar Chapel Covered Bridge (Photo courtesy of the Eckhart Public Library, Auburn, Indiana)


The Cedar Chapel covered bridge once spanned Cedar Creek at County Road 68 in DeKalb County.

Seventh Street Bridge in Auburn, Indiana - approx 1909
(Photo courtesy of John Martin Smith)
Cedar Chapel Covered Bridge (Photo by Galen Frysinger)

Today it welcomes visitors to Liberty Corner at the Conner Prairie Museum (near Indianapolis).

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Terri Hague Nature Area (DeKalb County Soil and Water Conservation District)

Terri Hauge Nature Area(Photo courtesy of Mike Walter
Terri Hauge Nature Area (Photo by Mike Walter) - a remnant of the original Cedar Creek
channel in the Terri Hague Nature Area in Auburn.

Seventh Street Bridge in Auburn, Indiana - approx 1909
(Photo courtesy of John Martin Smith
Seventh Street Bridge in Auburn, Indiana 1909 (Photo by John Martin Smith)