Caring for the River (2010)
The river provides us with water, recreation, and beauty. Contest participants produced artwork that represents one or more of those themes. Congratulations to all the winners and those that submitted artwork to the contest!
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.