Pretty Picture of the Great River Basin

Great Rivers
Cooperative Ecosystem Studies Unit




Great Rivers CESU Director
Dr. Patrick Market
The School of Natural Resources
103 Anheuser-Busch Natural Resources Building
University of Missouri
Columbia, MO 65211
Phone: 573-882-1496

Great Rivers CESU
Acting Research Coordinator
Dr. Tanya Shenk

Website Questions & Postings
Please contact
Dr. Patrick Market
See contact info above

Newsletter Communications
Elizabeth W. Prentice
GR-CESU Newsletter Editor
101 Gentry Hall
University of Missouri
Columbia, MO 65211

The Great Rivers CESU is a cooperative effort of twenty-one institutional partners and eight federal agencies.

To go to the appropriate institution's websites, click the links below.

For contact information at the various institutions, click the "Contact Us" link to the left.

Institutional Partners

University of Missouri Aerial photo University of Missouri (host)

Audubon - Mississippi River Initiative

Audubon Missouri

Conservation Federation of Missouri

Drake University (IA)

Indiana University

Iowa State University

Lewis and Clark Community College

Lincoln University (MO)

Missouri Botanical Garden

Missouri State University

National Great Rivers Research & Education Center

National Mississippi River Museum and Aquarium

Southern Illinois University

St. Mary's University of Minnesota

University of Illinois

University of Iowa

University of Kansas

University of Memphis

University of Minnesota

University of Notre Dame

Winona University

Federal Partners

Bureau of Land Management

Department of Defense

National Park Service

Natural Resources Conservation Service

US Army Corps of Engineers - Civil Works

US Fish & Wildlife Service

US Geological Survey

USDA Forest Service

Information On Becoming A New Partner

For information on how to join the CESU and become a new partner please got to the following website,