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This is a list of streams and rivers in the U.S. state of Florida. The term river of grass has been used to describe the vast complex of waterways that make up the Everglades but the state has many ordinary rivers as well.

Contents

Atlantic Coast

St. Johns River in Blue Spring State Park.
Ocklawaha River
Halifax River
St. Lucie River

Major rivers

Major tributaries
Minor tributaries

Minor coastal rivers

Lake Okeechobee

Lake Okeechobee drains into the Atlantic Ocean via the St. Lucie River, West Palm Beach Canal, Hillsboro Canal, North New River Canal and Miami Canal, and into the Gulf of Mexico via the Caloosahatchee River.

Gulf Coast

Apalachicola River in Torreya State Park
Caloosahatchee River
Blackwater River in Blackwater River State Park
St. Marks River

Major rivers

Minor coastal rivers

See also

References

  • Fernald, Edward A., Ed. 1981. Drainage Basins and Divides. Atlas of Florida. Tallahassee, Florida: The Florida State University Foundation, Inc. p. 18. ISBN 0-9606708-0-7

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Simple English


The following is a list of rivers in Florida, by region:

Atlantic Coast

Major rivers

  • Indian River
    • Crane Creek
    • Eau Gallie River
      • Elbow Creek
    • Turkey Creek
  • St. Marys River
    • Amelia River
      • Bells River
  • St. Johns River
MAJOR TRIBUTARIES
    • Econlockhatchee River
      • Little Econlockhatchee River
    • Ocklawaha River
MINOR TRIBUTARIES
    • Sisters Creek
    • Broward River
    • Trout River
      • Rice Creek
      • Ribault River
      • Little Trout River
    • Arlington River
    • Ortega River
      • Cedar River
    • Julington Creek
    • Black Creek
    • Dunns Creek
    • Salt Springs River
    • Alexander Springs Creek
    • Wekiva River
      • Little Wekiva River

Minor coastal rivers

  • Nassau River
    • South Amelia River
    • Thomas Creek
  • Halifax River
  • Fort George River
  • St. Lucie River
  • Loxahatchee River
  • Hillsboro River
  • New River (Broward County)
  • Miami River

Lake Okeechobee

  • Kissimmee River
    • Istokpoga Creek
    • ends in Lake Hatchineha
      • Dead River
        • Reedy Creek
          • Bonnet Creek
            • Cypress Creek
          • Whittenhorse Creek
      • Lake Marion Creek
        • Snell Creek

Gulf Coast

Major rivers

  • Alafia River
  • Apalachicola River
    • Chipola River
  • Aucilla River
    • Wacissa River
  • Blackwater River
  • Braden River
  • Caloosahatchee River
  • Choctawhatchee River
  • Econfina River
  • Econfina Creek
  • Escambia River
  • Fenholloway River
  • Hillsborough River
  • Little Manatee River
  • Manatee River
  • Myakka River
    • Myakkahatchee Creek
  • New River in Franklin County
  • Ochlockonee River
    • Sopchoppy River
  • Peace River
  • Perdido River
  • Shoal River
  • St. Marks River
    • Wakulla River
  • Steinhatchee River
  • Suwannee River
    • Alapaha River
    • Santa Fe River
      • New River in Union County
      • Ichetucknee River
    • Withlacoochee River (North Florida)
  • Yellow River
  • Wacissa River
  • Withlacoochee River (Central Florida)

Minor coastal rivers

  • Anclote River
  • Braden River
  • Coldwater River
  • Crystal River
  • Deep Creek
  • Homosassa River
  • Juniper Creek
  • Little Withlacoochee River
  • New River in Collier County
  • New River in Pasco County
  • Palm River
  • Pithlachascotee River
  • Sepulgia Creek
  • Sweetwater Creek
  • Telogia Creek
  • Waccasassa River
  • Weeki Wachee River


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