Mississippi River volunteers
Lend a Hand
A series from Big River Magazine
To show our appreciation for the thousands of people along the Mississippi that donate time and energy to improve the river in many different ways, Big River published a series highlighting nine nonprofit river groups.
Here are a variety of opportunities to roll up your sleeves and lend a hand. It's a fun way to learn about the river and meet other river lovers.
Great River Greening in the Twin Cities
Friends of the Mines of Spain near Dubuque, Iowa
Izaak Walton League of Wabasha, Minn.
River Action in the Quad Cities.
Brice Prairie Conservation Association in Onalaska, Wisconsin.
Friends of the Mississippi River in Minneapolis/St. Paul
Red Wing Wildlife League
Local Audubon Clubs Keep Busy
Living Lands & Waters