The Veins of America -
A stunning new map shows the complex network of rivers and streams in the contiguous United States.
Created by a geographer and GIS analyst
with a ‘lifelong passion for beautiful maps,’ it highlights the massive expanse of river basins across the country.
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The longest river on the map is the Missouri at 4088 kilometres.
But the biggest in terms of water volume is the Mississippi, which is deeper.
At 1114 kilometres, the Yellowstone is the longest un-dammed river in the US.