The watersheds within the City of Crown Point contains wetlands that serve a variety of benefits including stormwater filtration, flood control and habitat for wildlife. Some of these wetlands are regulated by the U.S. Army Corp of Engineers (USACOE) and the Indiana Department of Environmental Management (IDEM).
Prior to any potential disturbance to a suspected wetland contact USACOE at 574-232-1952 for permitting requirements. Wetland identification must be field verified and delineated by a qualified professional.
Unauthorized Disturbance Fine
Unauthorized disturbance could result in substantial fines.