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The Upper Mississippi is—at this moment— mostly healthy, but by the time this iconic river reaches the Twin Cities, its water no longer meets river life and recreation standards. Now, even its pristine northern waters are facing increasing threats.
If we do nothing, the river will become increasingly polluted and the quality of water in the area's lakes, streams and groundwater will decline. Our drinking water and health will be threatened. The impact will be costly. And some of the damage will be irreversible.