• 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

  • Join us at Neighbor Nights to learn about efforts to increase investments in clean water, healthy habitats and nature-based solutions to flooding, featuring Maisah Khan from Mississippi River Network.More info

  • Representatives from Living with Wildlife Illinois sat down with past interns and Justin Shew for a Q&A on the Summer Research Internship Program associated with habitat management in southwest Illinois.Watch the video

  • The Great Lakes to Gulf virtual observatory (GLTGsm) is an online resource designed to help understand large river ecology and facilitate decision making through the collection and processing of data from authoritative sources. More info

  • Strategic navigational and flooding controls of the Lower Mississippi River and geological and landscape resources have helped shape the successful economic development of this rich historical region over the years.Learn more