List of rivers of Missouri

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Map of major Missouri rivers

List of rivers in Missouri (U.S. state).

By drainage basin

This list is arranged by drainage basin, with respective tributaries indented under each larger stream's name.

Contents

Mississippi River

Arkansas River

White River

Mississippi River between the White and Missouri rivers

Missouri River

Mississippi River north of the Missouri River

Alphabetically

See also

Notes

  1. 1 2 3 4 The majority of the Castor and Whitewater rivers have been diverted to drain directly to the Mississippi via the Headwater Diversion Channel, but the lower portions of both rivers still drain to the Little River. "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2008-06-12. Retrieved 2007-07-11.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)

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Bear Creek or Bearcreek may refer to:

Brush Creek may refer to the following places in the United States:

Clear Creek may refer to:

Coon Creek may refer to:

The Bourbeuse River is a river located in east-central Missouri, in the Ozarks region, and is one of two major tributaries of the Meramec River, the other being the Big River. The Bourbeuse flows to the northeast from its source near the locale of Dillon just northeast of Rolla in Phelps County, through Maries, Gasconade, Crawford, and Franklin counties, where it discharges into the Meramec River near Moselle. The elevation of the river at its source is approximately 1,140 feet (350 m) above sea level and at its mouth about 463 feet (141 m). The total length of the river is 154 miles (248 km), while the airline distance between source and mouth is 53 miles (85 km). The watershed area is 842.9 square miles (2,183 km2).

Dry Fork or Dryfork may refer to:

The Osage Fork Gasconade River is a stream in Wright, Webster and Laclede counties in the Ozarks of southern Missouri. It is a tributary of the Gasconade River.

Crooked Creek may refer to:

Niangua River river in the United States of America

The Niangua River is a 125-mile-long (201 km) tributary of the Osage River in the Ozarks region of southern and central Missouri in the United States. Via the Osage and Missouri rivers it is part of the watershed of the Mississippi River.

Little Niangua River river in the United States of America

The Little Niangua River is a 64.4-mile-long (103.6 km) tributary of the Niangua River in the Ozarks region of central Missouri in the United States. Via the Niangua, Osage and Missouri rivers, it is part of the watershed of the Mississippi River. The Little Niangua was so named for its smaller size relative to the Niangua River.

Lost Creek can refer to several places:

North River (Missouri) river in the United States of America

The North River is an 82-mile-long (132 km) river in northeastern Missouri, the United States. It rises in Knox County at 40°03′30″N92°15′26″W and flows southeast and east through Shelby and Marion counties, emptying into the Mississippi River at 39°51′21″N91°26′41″W between West Quincy and Hannibal.

Chariton River river in the United States of America

The Chariton River is a 218-mile-long (351 km) tributary to the Missouri River in southeast Iowa and northeast Missouri. The river forms in southeastern Clarke County, Iowa. It is dammed at 11,000-acre (45 km2) Rathbun Reservoir in Appanoose County, Iowa and then flows 30 miles (48 km) before entering Missouri where it forms the boundary between Putnam and Schuyler counties. It enters the Missouri River in Chariton County near Keytesville. 112 miles (180 km) are in Missouri and 106 miles (171 km) are in Iowa. The river has been called Missouri's "Grand Divide" because streams west of the Chariton flow into the Missouri and streams east of it flow into the Mississippi River.

Lick Creek may refer to:

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