In Sight

Great American Waterway

A view of Arrow Island on the Missisippi River.

Photo: iStockphoto / Henryk Sadura.

A view of Arrow Island on the Mississippi River, between Iowa and Illinois. The Mississippi River, running 2,430 miles, is the second longest river in the United States. It flows through 10 states—Minnesota, Wisconsin, Iowa, Illinois, Missouri, Kentucky, Tennessee, Arkansas, Mississippi and Louisiana.



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