Field Notes and News
Junior Ranger News!
Catch up on all the exciting things Junior Rangers are doing, learn more about the Mississippi River, play games, conduct experiments and test your knowledge. You can do all these things by following the links below to the Junior Ranger newsletters.
Check out some of the cool Junior Ranger Events!
Junior Rangers Go Fishing
Did You Know?
At Lake Itasca, the elevation of the Mississippi River is 1,475 feet above sea level. It drops to sea level at the Gulf of Mexico. More than half of that drop occurs within the state of Minnesota.