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NOTICE: This Web site is no longer being updated and will be archived. Current U.S. Geological Survey information on hypoxia in the Gulf of Mexico and nutrient delivery in the Mississippi River Basin has moved to the Nutrient Loading for the Mississippi River and Subbasins Web Site.

Nutrients in the Mississippi River Basin (MRB) and Hypoxia in the Gulf of Mexico

Mississippi River Watershed
Mississippi River Basin (from USGS Fact Sheet 016-00)

The USGS provides scientific information to support management actions intended to reduce excess nutrients in the Mississippi River Basin and Hypoxia in the Gulf of Mexico. USGS has participated in the Mississippi River/Gulf of Mexico Watershed Nutrient Task Force since its inception in 1997. The information USGS provides includes:

 

 

 

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