All Water Flows River Map of the USA

All Water Flows River Map of the USA

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The All Water Flows River Map of the USA Shows That The Country has over 250,000 rivers. Those Rivers provide drinking water, irrigation water, transportation, electrical power, drainage, food, and recreation. According to the River Map of the USA, The longest river in the USA is the Missouri River; it is a tributary of the Mississippi River and is 2,540 miles long. But the biggest in terms of water volume is the deeper Mississippi River.

Seven Major Rivers of the USA cross or form international boundaries. The Yukon and Columbia rivers begin in Canada and flow into the United States. Two Major Rivers Map, Colorado, and the Rio Grande begin in the United States and flow into or from a border with Mexico.

Water Flows River Map of the USA

USA Major Rivers

RiverLength (km)Length (miles)Drainage area (km²)OutflowCountries in the drainage basinThe USA States in the drainage basin
Missouri River3,7672,3411,300,000Mississippi RiverUSAMissouri, Nebraska, Iowa, Kansas, Montana, North Dakota, South Dakota
Mississippi River3,7342,3202,981,076Gulf of MexicoUSAArkansas, Mississippi, Louisiana, Minnesota, Wisconsin, Illinois, Iowa, Missouri, Kentucky, Tennessee,
Colorado River2,3341,450637,137Gulf of CaliforniaUSA, MexicoCalifornia, Colorado, Utah, Arizona, Nevada
Columbia River2,0001,243668,000Pacific OceanUSA, CanadaWashington, Oregon
Ohio River1,579981528,100Mississippi RiverUSAOhio, Pennsylvania, West Virginia, Indiana, Illinois, Kentucky
Arkansas River2,3641,469435,123Mississippi RiverUSAArkansas, Oklahoma, Colorado, Kansas
Snake River1,7351,078278,450Columbia RiverUSAWashington, Wyoming, Idaho, Oregon
Saint Lawrence River1,1977441,344,200Gulf of St. LawrenceUSA, CanadaNew York
Rio Grande3,0511,896471,900Gulf of MexicoUSA, MexicoTexas, Colorado, New Mexico
Yukon River3,1901,982854,700Berin SeaUSA, CanadaAlaska

The Missouri River is the longest river in the United States at 2,540 miles long. Together with the Mississippi River, it forms the fourth largest river system in the world. The All Water Flows River Map of the USA of this Major River begins in Western Montana and flows to the Mississippi River just north of St. Louis.

The Mississippi River is the 2nd longest river in North America. It has a total length of 2,339 miles (3,765 km) from its source to the sea. It starts flowing in the state of Minnesota and flows south to the Gulf of Mexico. The River is used primarily for transportation and it is an important commercial waterway across the globe. It connects many cities and has long been an important part of American trade.

The Colorado River starts from the state of Colorado in the Rocky Mountains and flows down into the Gulf of California. It has a total length of 1,450 miles. The river is famous for dramatic canyons, whitewater rapids, and eleven U.S. National Parks. The Colorado River and its tributaries are the primary source of water for 40 million people. There are over 30 electric power plants (water-powered) along this river!