National Great Rivers Research and Education Center

Next month’s discussion to focus on prescribed burns. more

Jan 29, 2018 4:26 PM Events

Event to feature tour of National Great Rivers Research and Education Center in East Alton. more

Oct 23, 2017 6:10 PM News

Swarovski Waterschool initiative to teach students about issues affecting rivers. more

Jun 14, 2017 2:39 PM News

Residents can monitor water quality, pick up trash. more

Jun 5, 2017 6:10 PM News

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Photo by S. Paige Allen, L&C photographer

Facility to open to public every month starting in May. more

Apr 25, 2017 5:43 PM News

Network of citizen-scientists provides data for research. more

Feb 6, 2017 8:10 PM News


Photo by Louise Jett, Lewis and Clark Community College

Alton youths among those participating in Swarovski Waterschool project. more

Oct 20, 2016 2:20 PM Spotlight

Research center to house nation’s only site for education program. more

Oct 11, 2016 8:10 PM News


Photo by Laura Inlow, L&C Media Services

Conservation program forms partnership with National Great Rivers Research and Education Center. more

Aug 23, 2016 8:10 PM News

Researcher focuses on interactions between people and natural systems. more

Apr 15, 2016 12:00 AM News

Network of volunteers monitors streams’ water quality. more

Feb 4, 2016 9:51 AM News

Public invited to Aug. 7 display at National Great Rivers Research and Education Center in East Alton. more

Jul 17, 2015 12:00 AM News

Author to present free program July 23 in Alton more

Jul 13, 2015 1:31 PM News


Photo by Louise Jett, L&C Media Specialist

College students to study river ecosystems. more

Jun 30, 2015 12:44 PM News

East Alton research facility deploys data collection buoys. more

Jun 29, 2015 12:00 AM News


Photo by Terrestrial Ecologist Lyle Guyon

College students learn about river management practices. more

Jun 11, 2015 2:38 PM News

Device part of water quality network managed by National Great Rivers Research and Education Center. more

Jun 8, 2015 5:49 PM News


Photo by LCCC Media Specialist Louise Jett

Research center simulates conditions in Mississippi River. more

Apr 6, 2015 12:00 AM News

Scientists collecting data throughout Upper Mississippi. more

Apr 1, 2015 12:00 AM News

Field technician to give presentation Feb. 19 at research center in East Alton. more

Feb 13, 2015 2:36 PM News

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