• The state-of-the-art Jerry F. Costello Confluence Field Station was awarded LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) Gold Certification by the U.S. Green Building Council. Learn More

  • Neighbor Nights returns December 15 at 7 p.m. with Ted Kratschmer, Manager of Special Projects and the Confluence Field Station of the National Great Rivers Research and Education Center.More info and RSVP

  • Now in its 25th year, Illinois RiverWatch would like to recognize the citizen scientist and educators who have contributed countless hours to the program with the RiverWatch Volunteer Awards.More info

  • NGRREC is currently accepting applications for its school year paid internship program for Lewis and Clark Community College students. Apply now for this 14-week opportunity.More info

  • Our conservation programs include the Land Conservation Specialist (LCS) and Habitat Strike Team (HST), which provide support and habitat management for federal and state conservation programs.More info

  • The Great Lakes to Gulf virtual observatory (GLTGSM) is an online resource designed to help understand large river ecology and facilitate decision making through the collection and processing of data from authoritative sources. More info