Located on the St. Louis River Estuary in Superior, Wisconsin
The Lake Superior National Estuarine Research Reserve works in partnership to improve the understanding of Lake Superior’s coast and estuaries. We address issues affecting the watershed through integration of research, education, outreach and stewardship.
The 8th Annual
St. Louis River Summit
March 13 & 14
Reflecting on the Blue Mind and a Blue Economy
Dr. Wallace “J.” Nichols
Renowned Scientist + Bestselling Author + World Waterman
Lake Superior Estuarium
a better future
The Lake Superior Estuarium, our new public interpretive center, creates a better future through community, collaboration and place-based education.
Mar 13th, 2018, 10/13 WDIO ABC Eyewitness News, Taylor Holt
Mar 2nd, 2018, UW-Superior
Nov 1st, 2017, Duluth Seaway Port Authority North Star Port, Fall 2017
Oct 19th, 2017, National Estuarine Research Reserve Association
03/20/2018 10:30 (LST)
2.6mps - 5.8mph
5.2mps - 11.6mph
29° To SSW
All Data is property of NOAA Office for Coastal Management (OCM) / National Estuarine Research Reserve System (NERRS)
Explore the Estuary
St. Louis River Estuary
The St. Louis River Estuary is a rich, unique and diverse place to explore. From sandy beaches to protected bays valued for bass, walleye and muskie fishing, to the wild Red River Breaks, the St. Louis River provides a wilderness experience within 10 minutes of the Twin Ports.