Crown Hill North Woods – Indiana

CROWN HILL NORTH WOODS – A community outpouring that led to an alternative solution and stopped cutting within an old-growth forest on US Dept of Veterans Affairs land (15 acres)

Crown Hill North Woods: Saved Today, Preserved Tomorrow? – Indiana Forest Alliance, 5.7.17


VA, Crown Hill reach agreement to save old-growth forest – Indy Star, 5.5.17 

Respect the elderly: Saving cities’ oldest trees (Crown Hill North Woods) – Environmental Health News, 4.13.17

Department of Veterans Affairs Statement on Crown Hill North Woods (PDF) – Indiana Forest Alliance, 3.22.17

Veterans Affairs explores alternative locations to Crown Hill cemetery – WISH-TV, 3.22.17

The Crown Hill North Woods: An Ecological Jewel – Indiana Forest Alliance, 3.21.17

Gary Reiter – Dr. Laura Hare Charitable Trust – Youtube, 3.13.17

Construction stops in Crown Hill Woods amid protests – NUVO, 3.13.17

VA delays plan for Crown Hill amid growing opposition – Indianapolis Business Journal, 3.13.17

 Video (a very well made on the ground report) – The Destruction of Crown Hill North Woods – Youtube, 3.11.17

 Hogsett renews hope to save trees at Crown Hill North Woods/Full Transcript of Statement – The Indy Channel, 3.9.17

◊ Crown Hill Forest THE TIME TO ACT IS NOW! – Indiana Forest Alliance, 3.4.17

Ecological Assessment of the North Woods of Crown Hill Cemetery – Indiana Forest Alliance, 1.16.17

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Judge blocks injunction to stop Crown Hill Cemetery project – Indy Star, 1.14.17

Indiana group sues to save Crown Hill Woods – WTHR, 12.7.16

Crown Hill North Woods – Last Visit? – Forest Reporter, 11.23.16

Trust offers to buy Crown Hill land where VA plans national cemetery – Indianapolis Business Journal, 11.22.16

Protest Outside Crown Hill Cemetery To Save Old Trees – WFYI, 11.16.16

VA will not budge on cutting down forest in Crown Hill Cemetery  Indy Star, 9.30.16

Crown Hill cemetery fight – Indy Star, 9.29.16

Concerned residents discuss old growth forest at Crown Hill  – Nuvo, 9.15.16

Group mobilizing to save Crown Hill Cemetery forest – Indy Star, 9.14.16

Last Ditch Effort To Save Old Growth Trees (Crown Hill) – WFYI, 9.14.16

Opposition mounts to VA’s plan for Crown Hill columbarium – Indianapolis Business Journal, 9.12.16

Development threatens 300-year-old forest land at Crown Hill Cemetery – Hoosier Gardener, 9.9.16

Local group fights against VA plan to expand in Crown Hill forest – WTHR, 9.2.16

What Can Save a 300-Year-Old Indianapolis Forest? – Indiana Forest Alliance, 9.1.16