• Mississippi National River and Recreation Area

    Mississippi

    National River & Recreation Area Minnesota

Mussel Shell Jewelry

Jewelry made from mussel shells.
Jewelry made from mussel shells. The mussels pictured are Threeridge mussels (Amblema plicata).

Did You Know?

A flooded street in 1952

In 1952, the Mississippi River flooded hundreds of acres of farmland and multiple cities. Over 2,000 families were homeless because of the high water. More...