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Acquisition of land for the Upper Mississippi River Wild Life and Fish Refuge.

United States. Congress. Senate. Special Committee to Investigate the Conservation of Wildlife Resources

Acquisition of land for the Upper Mississippi River Wild Life and Fish Refuge.

by United States. Congress. Senate. Special Committee to Investigate the Conservation of Wildlife Resources

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Published by [s.n.] in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fisheries,
  • Land use,
  • Mississippi River

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesAcquisition of land for Upper Mississippi River Wild Life and Fish Refuge
    SeriesS.rp.1238
    The Physical Object
    FormatElectronic resource
    Pagination1 p.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16170097M

    Hunting the Mississippi River National Wildlife and Fish Refuge. Over 75% of the Worlds Canvasback population can be using the refuge during peak migration, with most of them concentrated in just a few miles of river that I guide on. Upper Mississippi River is rated in the top 1o all time waterfowl hunting destinations in all of North. During the s, the United States Fish and Wildlife Service bought the northern portions of the marsh. Today the northern two-thirds, approximat acres (87 km 2), forms the Horicon National Wildlife Refuge. It is managed by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.

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Acquisition of land for the Upper Mississippi River Wild Life and Fish Refuge by United States. Congress. Senate. Special Committee to Investigate the Conservation of Wildlife Resources Download PDF EPUB FB2

The act authorized the acquisition of land for a refuge between Rock Island, Illinois and Wabasha, Minnesota. The Refuge name was changed administratively to the Upper Mississippi River National Wildlife and Fish Refuge in The mile refuge is the.

The Upper Mississippi River Wildlife and Fish Refuge was established by Public Law No.6gth Congress on June 7, This act authorized acquisition of lands for Refuge purposes. Additional lands acquired in fee title by the U.S. Army Corps of.

Upper Mississippi River National Wildlife and Fish Refuge | Illinois, Iowa, Minnesota and Wisconsin. About the Refuge. Summer on the River. Photo Credit: USFWS The National Wildlife Refuge System, within the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, manages a national network of lands and waters set aside to conserve America's fish, wildlife, and plants.

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Refuge Name: Upper Mississippi River National Wildlife and Fish Refuge (Refuge) Establishing and Acquisition Authority(ies): The Upper Mississippi River Wildlife and Fish Refuge was established by Public Law No. 6gth Congress on June 7, This act authorized acquisition of lands for Refuge.

This legislation authorized land acquisition along the Mississippi River from Wabasha, Minnesota to Rock Island, Illinois. The refuge was established with a unique purpose: the conservation of wildflowers and aquatic plants, fur bearing animals, game animals, fish and other aquatic life and to provide a breeding place for migratory birds.

Established inthe ,acre Upper Mississippi River National Wildlife and Fish Refuge covers miles of the River valley from Wabasha, Minnesota, to Rock Island, Illinois. The Refuge is divided into four districts, the Savanna District, the Winona District, the McGregor District, and the LaCrosse District.

The Upper Mississippi River National Wildlife and Fish Refuge is a ,acre ( km 2), mile long ( km) National Wildlife Refuge located in and along the Upper Mississippi River.

It runs from Wabasha, Minnesota in the north to Rock Island, Illinois in the south. The Upper Mississippi River National Wildlife Refuge extends nearly miles and contains more thanacres of fish and wildlife habitat in four states along the Mississippi River from Wabasha, Minnesota, to Rock Island, Illinois.

Established in as a refuge for fish, 5/53 TripAdvisor reviews. The Refuge was established in the early twentieth century amid counter-pressures to drain Mississippi backwaters for agriculture. Conservationist Will Dilg and the Izaak Walton League took the opposite approach, successfully lobbying Congress to establish the Upper Mississippi River National Wildlife and Fish Refuge in “When I see the.

Get this from a library. Upper Mississippi River National Wildlife and Fish Refuge: master plan summary. [U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.;]. The McGregor District is one of four districts comprising the Upper Mississippi River National Wildlife and Fish Refuge.

The District Office is located at McGregor, Iowa with Refuge Headquarters at Winona, Minnesota. This District contains parts of Houston County, Minnesota. program on the Mississippi River, in cooperation with the Refuge, other Fish and Wildlife Service divisions, and state resource management agencies.

The following EMP (Habitat Rehabilitation and Enhancement) projects are in progress on the McGregor District. Pool 11 Islands, Brennen Construction, contractor for Rock Island.

Get this from a library. The Upper Mississippi River Wild Life and Fish Refuge: pool maps. [U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.]. without reimbursement, approximately acres of land of the Upper Mississippi River Wildlife and Fish Refuge in the State of Minnesota, as designated on the map entitled ‘‘Upper Mississippi National Wildlife and Fish Refuge lands transferred to Corps of Engineers’’, dated Januaryand available, with accompanying.

Upper Mississippi River National Wildlife & Fish Refuge, Onalaska, Wisconsin. 20, likes talking about this 2, were here. For the official source of information about Upper Mississippi. The best of this is found along the river from St.

Paul, Minnesota to St. Louis, Missouri. The Mississippi River has been forever altered by the lock and dam system, which creates floodplains and islands, most of which fall under the jurisdiction of the U.S.

Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) and the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS). Land on either—and sometimes both—sides of the river. Title United States Code: Upper Mississippi River Wild Life and Fish Refuge, 16 U.S.C.

§§ () Contributor Names. The Mississippi River experienced the second highest flood on record in causing damage to Refuge boat landings and closing navigation for several weeks.

The First Annual Upper Mississippi River Festival was held May The Festival was a cooperative effort involving nearly 50. The Winona District of the Upper Mississippi River National Wildlife and Fish Refuge consists of Mississippi River bottomland.

from River Mile at the mouth of the Chippewa River above Nelson, Wisconsin south to Lock and Dam 6 at River Mile near Trempealeau, Wisconsin. This area covers part of Pool 4 and all of Pools 5, 5A and 6 and. Media in category "Upper Mississippi River National Wildlife and Fish Refuge" The following 56 files are in this category, out of 56 total.

American Bald Eagle ().jpg 3, × 2,; MB.The UMRR Program has come to be recognized as the single most important effort committed to ensuring the viability and vitality of the Upper Mississippi River System's (UMRS) diverse and significant fish and wildlife resources since establishment of the National Wildlife Refuges on that system in the 's.The Secretary of the Interior is authorized to acquire, by purchase, gift, or lease, such areas of land, or of land and water, situated between Rock Island, Illinois, and Wabasha, Minnesota, on either side of or upon islands in the Mississippi River which are not used for agricultural purposes, as he determines suitable for the purposes of this chapter, and any such area when acquired shall become a part of the .