Little River Wetlands Projectlast updated: June 2016

Little River Wetlands Project is a nonprofit land trust founded in 1990 with the goal of restoring and preserving wetlands in the watershed of the Little River, a headwater tributary of the Wabash River. Its primary project area encompasses 25,000 acres of land once known as the Great Marsh, in Allen and Huntington Counties, Indiana. When settlers first arrived in this area, they found a vast wetland complex teeming with wildlife. LRWP is working to restore what can be saved of this valuable ecosystem.

to restore and protect wetlands in the watershed of the Little River, a major tributary of the Wabash River, and to provide educational opportunities that encourage good stewardship of wetlands and other natural ecosystems.

Contact Little River Wetlands Project

Contact Little River Wetlands Project

Betsy Yankowiak
Director of Preserves and Programs
7209 Engle Road
Suite 200
Fort Wayne, Indiana  46804
Phone: (260) 478-2515


Service Area

Services provided in:
  • Allen County, Indiana
  • Huntington County, Indiana

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