Indiana University will start offering homegrown produce in its dining halls beginning next spring with the development of a new Campus Farm.
The DNR says while two trees in the state have shown evidence of the disease, the risk of thousand cankers killing local walnut trees is low.
The DNR recently sold the rights to a company to log about 1,700 trees in the forest near Nashville.
A letter signed by 228 scientists tells Governor Holcomb increased logging rates hurt forest biodiversity.
According to a new report, efforts to reduce nutrient pollution are proceeding at a "painfully slow" pace.
The state Department of Natural Resources says the grants from the National Park Service will be matched by $249,000 in local and private funds.
The DNR is waiving entrance fees at state parks and state forest recreation areas Saturday in recognition of National Public Lands Day.
The DNR says scant recent rainfall threatens to dim the fall colors in some areas.
IDHS is also offering up more than 206,000 ready-to-eat meals from its inventory to support those impacted by Hurricane Harvey.
The state brought nearly 100 Ospreys to the state between 2003 and 2006 as part of a restoration program.