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Large rivers of the United States

Circular 686

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Abstract

Information on the flow of the 28 largest rivers in the United States is presented for the base periods 1931-60 and 1941-70. Drainage area, stream length, source, and mouth are included. Table 1 shows the average discharge at downstream gaging stations. Table 2 lists large rivers in order of average discharge at the mouth, based on the period 1941-70.

Additional Publication Details

Publication type:
Report
Publication Subtype:
USGS Numbered Series
Title:
Large rivers of the United States
Series title:
Circular
Series number:
686
Edition:
-
Year Published:
1974
Language:
ENGLISH
Publisher:
U.S. Geological Survey, National Center],
Description:
10 p. :illus. ;27 cm.