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Upper Midwest Environmental Sciences Center

The Long Term Resource Monitoring Program

An element of the Upper Mississippi River Restoration - Environmental Management Program

Mission and Goals

Upper Mississippi River Restoration - Environmental Management Program U. S. Army Corps of Enineers

Background
Fact Sheets
Program Documents

(map) LTRMP study areas

The mission of the Long Term Resource Monitoring Program is to support decision makers with the information and understanding needed to maintain the Upper Mississippi River System as a viable multiple-use large river ecosystem.

Brady's Bluff, Trempeleau, Wiscosnin

Goals of the Long Term Resource Monitoring Program:

  • Develop a better understanding of the ecology of the Upper Mississippi River System and its resource problems.

  • Monitor resource change.

  • Develop alternatives to better manage the Upper Mississippi River System.

  • Provide for the proper management of monitoring information.

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