Little Machias River

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Little Machias River
Location
CountryUnited States
Physical characteristics
Source 
 ⁃ locationMaine
Mouth 
 ⁃ location
Machias River
 ⁃ coordinates
46°39′07″N 68°25′19″W / 46.6519°N 68.4219°W / 46.6519; -68.4219Coordinates: 46°39′07″N 68°25′19″W / 46.6519°N 68.4219°W / 46.6519; -68.4219
 ⁃ elevation
530 feet (160 m)
Basin features
ProgressionMachiasAroostookSt. John Bay of Fundy

The Little Machias River is a 17.7-mile-long (28.5 km)[1] river in Maine. From its source (46°43′39″N 68°37′36″W / 46.7276°N 68.6267°W / 46.7276; -68.6267 (Little Machias River source)) in Maine Township 12, Range 7, WELS, it runs about 8 miles (13 km) east to Little Machias Lake and about 9 miles (14 km) southeast to its confluence with the Aroostook River in Ashland, 2.4 miles (3.9 km) downstream (north) of the confluence of the Machias River with the Aroostook. Via the Aroostook River, it is part of the Saint John River watershed.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ U.S. Geological Survey. National Hydrography Dataset high-resolution flowline data. The National Map Archived 2012-04-05 at WebCite, accessed June 22, 2011

External links[edit]

  • "Little Machias River". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. 30 September 1980. Retrieved 2010-03-09.