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Mississippi River System

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The Mississippi River System, also referred to as the Western Rivers, is a mostly riverine network of the United States which includes the Mississippi River and ...

Mississippi River Facts - Mississippi National River & Recreation ...

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The Mississippi River is one of the world's major river systems in size, habitat diversity and biological productivity. It is the third longest river in North America, ...

Mississippi River Basin - Great Rivers Partnership

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The Mississippi River has the third largest drainage basin in the world, exceeded in size only by the watersheds of the Amazon and Congo Rivers. It drains 41 ...

Mississippi (river US) Facts, information, pictures | Encyclopedia ...

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The Mississippi River system drains the agricultural plains between the Appalachian Mountains to the east and the Rocky Mountains to the west. This drainage ...

facts - Upper Mississippi River Basin Association

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The Upper Mississippi River System is the only waterbody in the nation that has been recognized by Congress as a "nationally significant ecosystem and a ...

World Port Source - Waterway Systems - Mississippi River System ...

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Map of the ports and harbors on the Mississippi River System.

World Port Source - Waterway Systems - Mississippi River System ...

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Index of ports and harbors on the Mississippi River System, grouped by country.

UMESC - About the Upper Mississippi River System

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Nov 3, 2015 ... General description of and information about the 1300-mile Upper Mississippi River System. Includes heritage, economic, and environmental ...

The Mississippi-Missouri-Jefferson River System - Geography

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The Jefferson-Mississippi-Missouri River system is the fourth largest river system in the world and serves transportation, industry, and recreation as the most ...

Mississippi River Basin | NRCS

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Leading the world in agricultural production, a healthy agricultural sector in the Mississippi River Basin is essential for maintaining the nation's and the world's ...

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The Missouri-Ohio-Mississippi River System

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The Missouri and Ohio Rivers and numerous other smaller rivers drain into the Mississippi River. Altogether the Mississippi drains about 41 percent of the U.S. ...

Mississippi River - New World Encyclopedia

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Nov 7, 2014 ... The Mississippi River Delta Basin is defined as all of the land and shallow ... The Mississippi River has the third largest drainage basin in the ...

Mississippi River Basin - building, effects, percentage, important ...

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The Mississippi River Basin encompasses more than 40 percent of the U.S. land area. Its diverse features, rich history, and heavy human demands challenge ...