Make a difference
Whether in arm chairs or wading boots, River Citizens protect the River by speaking up on its behalf and caring for it in simple ways that make a big difference. Be sure to sign up as a River Citizen so you can get out monthly newsletter highlighting River events and River Citizens success stories! We encourage everyone to find some way to connect to the River. Canoe trips, wetland restoration, bike rides and more events can be found on our
1 Mississippi Events page.
Protecting the Mississippi River needs commitment and action from River Citizens. These seven simple actions can to have a positive effect on the River.
We work with advocates around the country and in Washington, DC, to pass legislation to protect the Mississippi. Tell your representatives to protect our River in this easy to use Advocacy Center.