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List of rivers of Missouri


List of rivers of Missouri

Map of major Missouri rivers

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


  • By Drainage Basin 1
    • Mississippi River 1.1
      • Arkansas River 1.1.1
      • White River 1.1.2
      • Mississippi River between the White and Missouri rivers 1.1.3
      • Missouri River 1.1.4
      • Mississippi River north of the Missouri River 1.1.5
  • Alphabetically 2
  • Notes 3
  • External links 4
  • See also 5
  • References 6

By Drainage Basin

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

Mississippi River

Arkansas River

White River

Mississippi River between the White and Missouri rivers

Missouri River

Mississippi River north of the Missouri River



  1. ^ a b c d 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.[2]

External links

  • Missouri's Watersheds
  • Missouri Streamflow Data from the USGS

See also


  • USGS Geographic Names Information Service
  • USGS Hydrologic Unit Map - State of Missouri (1974)
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