Mississippi River Forum: Kick-off Event
Presentation Notes and Documents
Kathy Lee, US Geological Survey-MN Water Science Center
Bill Route, National Park Service
Don Berger, MN Pollution Control Agency
This series is made possible by the generous support of the Mississippi River Fund and the McKnight Foundation.
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.