Upper Mississippi River Conservation Committee
UMRCC Coordinator Neal Jackson

Large Rivers Coordination Office

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
292 San Diego Road
Carbondale, Illinois 62901

Pat Short - WI DNR
Photo: Jeff Janvrin WI DNR

Did you know?


The Upper Mississippi River system is home to 132 fish species.

This is 25% of all the fish species in North America!

Fisheries Technical Section


Chair - Jordan Weeks

Wisconsin DNR



Habits and Habitats of Fishes in the

Upper Mississippi River