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.
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.
Aug 11th, 2018, Duluth News Tribune
Jun 28th, 2018, Fox 21 Local News
Jun 12th, 2018, National Estuarine Research Reserve Association
May 23rd, 2018, Douglas County University of Wisconsin-Extension
08/18/2018 16:00 (LST)
1.5mps - 3.4mph
3.2mps - 7.2mph
71° To WSW
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.