The Missouri River Institute (MRI) seeks to increase interest in and knowledge about the Missouri River and its basin. The work of the MRI focuses on both the natural and cultural resources of the river. In this regard, the MRI seeks to develop and promote activities related to river issues in the areas of research, education and public outreach.
Thursday, April 7
Academic and environmental experts discuss the science and future of the Missouri River. All presentations are free and open to the public.
The flood of 2011 flooded many of the woodland habitats along the Missouri River for more than 3 months, with potential impacts on woodland vegetation and woodland birds.