• The state-of-the-art Jerry F. Costello Confluence Field Station was awarded LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) Gold Certification by the U.S. Green Building Council. Learn More

  • Have you been to NGRREC's facility recently? Are you curious about the many ways in which the organization works on the river? Would you like to meet some of the staff and have the opportunity to ask questions and take a look around? If so, join us for Neighbor Nights @NGRREC. Learn More

  • Twenty-three interns from 10 across the country visited the National Great Rivers Research and Education Center’s Jerry F. Costello Confluence Field Station May 22-26 to begin the 2017 summer internship program. Learn More

  • Illinois youth who know a thing or two about the hardships of flooding made connections with their Mississippi River peers in Louisiana and sent flood relief in the form of backpack care packages this fall.Read More

  • A series of RiverWatch volunteer training workshops will be held throughout the state this summer.Learn More