Press release submitted by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers.
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Mississippi River Project announces that Cattail Slough recreation area south of Fulton has been closed due to high water levels. The recreation area will remain closed until it has dried out sufficiently to allow safe motor vehicle access and any debris has been removed. To learn more about the Mississippi River, visit missriver.org. For further on the closure, contact Thomson Park Rangers, 815-259-3628