A Fantastic Morning in the Marsh

Blog Why are wetland areas important? How can soggy, mosquito breeding grounds covered by plants and occasionally standing water have any value unless it is drained and used as farmland or developed? Wetlands in fact provide many benefits! Wetlands are natural first...
4th of July Fireworks Celebrations

4th of July Fireworks Celebrations

The Mississippi River flows through the heart of America, and through all Americans’ hearts. That’s why 1 Mississippi is encouraging all River Citizens to get their patriotism on this month by celebrating the River as a National Treasure. This July 4th, commemorate...

THANK YOU REP. COLLIN C. PETERSON! (D-MN)

As the House of Representatives decides our nation’s future costs, one Representative is questioning how they get there. In a letter preceding the latest budget debates in the House, Rep. Collin C. Peterson (D-MN) urged David Dreier, the Chairman of the House...