Meetings

Geotourism Launch- November 5-7 2014

Geotourism Launch Save the date for the Mississippi River National Geographic Geotourism Launch.   November 5-7, 2014   Atrium Hotel in Alton, IL   Reservations (618) 462-1220   DOWNLOAD PDF

Memphis Meeting- March 2014

Mississippi River Connections Collaborative Meeting Notes March 11, 12, & 13- Memphis, TN Mississippi River Connections Collaborative Overview (Liz Smith-Incer, National Park Service, Rivers, Trails & Conservation Assistance Program, Mississippi Field Office) Mississippi River Connections Collaborative (MRCC) represents a new prototype for river-long resource restoration and protection that relies on a network approach to amplify

New Orleans Meeting- January 2011

Mississippi River Connections Collaborative Meeting Notes January 12 & 13- New Orleans, Louisiana Background As America’s great river, the Mighty Mississippi is an ecological lifeline to the nation, and a bellwether of the nation’s health in all aspects: physically, mentally, economically, socially, spiritually and environmentally. From Lake Itasca, a small lake in Minnesota a hundred