• Mississippi National River and Recreation Area

    Mississippi

    National River & Recreation Area Minnesota

Mighty Mississippi (2010)

Students illustrate their knowledge about the Mighty Mississippi--its wildlife, plant life, scenery, and recreation opportunities--and their relationship to the river. Congratulations to the winners and all those that shared their artwork with us by entering!

Return to the Big River Art Contest 2010.

 

Did You Know?

A slow and shallow section of Itaska.

At the headwaters of the Mississippi, the average surface speed of the water is 1.2 miles per hour. People typically walk 3 miles per hour.