“We said there warn’t no home like a raft, after all. Other places do seem so cramped up and smothery, but a raft don’t. You feel mighty free and easy and comfortable on a raft.”
– The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, Mark Twain
NWNL Director Alison M. Jones is currently following the Mississippi River and its tributaries. Starting at the headwaters of Lake Itasca, Minnesota and meandering into the middle basin area of Saint Genevieve, Missouri (where she photographed the Flood of ’93) Jones is interviewing stakeholders and stewards along the way, exploring threats and possible management solutions of this watershed. Read the Brief for the Expedition.