Beanblossom Bottoms

Beanblossom Bottoms Nature Preserve, April 2024—During a hike in April, former Monroe County Naturalist Cathy Meyer said Indiana has lost more than 87 percent of its wetlands since the French explorer La Salle reached the state in 1679. Recent anti-wetlands legislation passed by the Indiana General Assembly will further deplete what is left.

Ron Eid
Publisher at Limestone Post
Ron Eid started Limestone Post Magazine with Lynae Sowinski in 2015 as an online publication featuring long-form stories about the arts, outdoors, social issues, and a variety of other topics relevant to Bloomington and south-central Indiana. An award-winning writer and editor, Ron has written feature stories about the arts, culture, sports, business, and adventure travel for publications across the country. He can be reached at [email protected]