• Mississippi National River and Recreation Area


    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?

The wide Mississippi River

At Lake Onalaska, near LaCrosse WI, the Mississippi River is about 4 miles wide. The combination of water held behind Lock and Dam #7 and water held by damming the Black River form this broad reach of the Mississippi River.