Our actions along the Mississippi River in Kentucky can damage or benefit waters all the way to the Gulf of Mexico. The Nature Conservancy of Kentucky is doing its best to implement actions which highlight the latter.
The severe Mississippi River flooding which took place during the summer of 2011 serves as a good reminder of why we are working so hard to build a natural infrastructure of healthy habitat throughout the basin.
The Mississippi River Basin Healthy Watersheds Initiative (MRBI) provides a new stream of funding to restore this ecologically and economically significant floodplain.
Navigating a government program can be confusing. However, it has been well worth it for us to do just that in the case of the Mississippi River Basin Healthy Watersheds Initiative, or MRBI. See what we mean.
Help us pursue a project at a property that will serve as a showcase for future cutting-edge restoration work throughout the Mississippi River Basin.
Forging partnerships with Ingram Barge and others in Kentucky's river transportation industry is making a big difference.
Proceeds from auctioning off permits for hunting elk, deer and spring turkey benefit the Mississippi River.