Cattail Slough Recreation Area Closed Due To High Water

Published April 17, 2013

Thomson, IL - The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Mississippi River Project announces that Cattail Slough recreation area south of Fulton Illinois 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, you are encouraged to visit   For further information on this closure, please contact the Thomson Park Rangers at 815-259-3628
David Reynolds

Release no. 13-017