Great Rivers Land Trust
Seeks to promote, for the benefit of the general public, the preservation and improvement of natural resources principally in, but not limited to, the watershed of the Mississippi River. Features partnerships and accomplishments in Illinois and Missouri.
A Huge, Boat-Hurdling Carp Is No Mississippi Fish Story
New York Times article describes problems and issues associated with carp escaped from fish farms in the Lower Mississippi Valley. Requires free registration.
Life on the Mississippi River with Towboater David Estrada
See my Real Life accounts of living on the Mississippi River and its tributaries. Hop onboard for a towboat journey down the Mighty Mississippi River.
Lower Mississippi River Forecast Center
River forecasts for the Lower Mississippi River and it tributaries.
Mississippi River Homepage
Gives an overview of attractions along the Mississippi River. It also promotes the author's books on the river.
Upper Mississippi River Conservation Committee
To promote the preservation, development, and wise utilization of the natural and recreational resources of the Upper Mississippi River, and to formulate policies, plans, and programs for carrying on cooperative surveys and studies. Rock Island, IL.
Last update:January 2, 2007 at 22:50:22 UTC