The usgs operates the most extensive satellite network of stream gaging stations in the state many of which form the backbone of flood warning systems. This map shows the major streams and rivers of washington and some of the larger lakes.
36 Picture Gallery: Map Of Washington State Rivers And Lakes Pictures
Washington is in the pacific ocean watershed.
Map of washington state rivers and lakes. Usgs hydrologic unit map state of washington 1974. State of washington by drainage basin. Theres something incredible about these 15 rivers in washington.
Chehalis river columbia river cowlitz river entiat river hangman creek klicktat river lewis river lower crab creek methow river naches river nisqually river nooksack river okanongan river palouse river pend oreille river puyallup river quinault river rock creek sanpoil river skagit river skykomish river snake river spokane river toppenish creek touchet river tucannon river union flat creek wenatchee river and yakima river. This map shows major rivers reservoirs and lakes of washington like lake chelan. Nearly everywhere we go in washington theres breathtaking natural beauty to admire.
Explore lakes in washington state map showing location of natural lakes and reservoirs in the us. Washington lakes includes lake chelan lake washington ozette lake moses lake and osoyoos lake. Washington rivers shown on the map.
Lake washington cedar river willapa bay chaplain creek. Hover to zoom map. From our many beautiful lakes to the endless waterways our state is abundant with perfect places for kayaking and fishing.
But among the numerous places here in the northwest theres. This is a list of rivers in the us. Most of eastern washington drains to the pacific through the columbia river.
Here youll find information on washingtons rivers and streams. Lake roosevelt is the largest lake in the state of washington at 82000 acres more than doubling the second largest lake wallula. 202593 bytes 19784 kb map dimensions.
This is your direct link to all kinds of water resource information. Most of these lakes and streams can be clearly. Streams in the western part of the state drain into puget sound and the pacific ocean.
Anderson lake state park is a remote day use park of cedar fir and alder forest mixed with freshwater marshes. 2457px x 2064px colors. Click on the washington rivers and lakes to view it full screen.
Youll also find information about groundwater water quality and many other topics. In general rivers and streams of washington flow into the pacific ocean. Surrounded by 410 wooded and wetland acres the park slopes down to the 70 acre anderson lake and abounds with bi.
This list is arranged by drainage basin.