• Mississippi National River and Recreation Area

    Mississippi

    National River & Recreation Area Minnesota

Mississippi River Forum: Kick-off Event

Presentation Notes and Documents

Barbara Peichel
, MN Pollution Control Agency

Minnesota's Impaired Waters: Upper Mississippi River Bacteria TMDL Project (PDF)

Kathy Lee, US Geological Survey-MN Water Science Center

Organic Wastewater Chemicals in Aquatic Environments: With a Focus on Endocrine Active Chemicals. Presentation not available.

Bill Route, National Park Service

Monitoring Persistent Contaminants in Bald Eagles (PDF)

Don Berger, MN Pollution Control Agency

Connections between Land Use and Water Quality (PDF)
Handout: A conservation design development prototype in Hanover, MN (PDF)
Spreadsheet: Impervious cover trends and sort by basin (XLS)

 
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This series is made possible by the generous support of the Mississippi River Fund and the McKnight Foundation.

Did You Know?

Lock and Dam Number 1 from a long distance.

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.