Upper Mississippi River Basin
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Is drained by 12 major tributaries and 30,700 miles of streams;
Is inhabited by 30 million people, 80% of whom live in urban areas;
Is the only U.S. river system designated as both a nationally significant navigation system and a nationally significant ecosystem;
Supports more than 11 million recreational trips annually — more than most national parks, including Yellowstone;
Has a landscape that is more than 60% cropland and pasture.
Fish Habitat Condition Maps
Fishers & Farmers Partnership mapbooks are decision-making tools for land management. Files are large, so will take a few minutes to download.
Illinois Map Book (NFHP National Assessment 2015 Data)
Illinois Fish Habitat Mapbook ( Downstream Strategies 2012 Data)
Minnesota Map Book (NFHP National Assessment 2015 Data)
Minnesota Fish Habitat Mapbook (Downstream Strategies 2012 Data)