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Chesapeake Bay

StatesMaryland, Virginia
Watershed Length*15,690 miles
MouthAtlantic Ocean
GNIS597227

Tributaries

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Name Length
 (miles)
 Watershed
Length
(miles)
Back River1616
Big Annemessex River2222
Bush River1332
Chester River4848
Choptank River78114
Elk River1976
Great Wicomico River1515
Gunpowder River14136
James River3482,325
Little Choptank River1515
Little Monie Creek1515
Little Wicomico River1313
Magothy River1515
Manokin River2626
Marumsco Creek1818
Miles River1616
Monie Creek2222
Nanticoke River69203
North East Creek2235
Patapsco River46152
Patuxent River120196
Piankatank River2158
Pocomoke River66105
Poquoson River1414
Potomac River3043,803
Rappahannock River194603
Romney Creek1818
Sassafras River2424
Susquehanna River4696,703
Transquaking River52113
Tred Avon River1717
Wicomico River2323
Wye East River1818
Wye River1616
York River30665
Watercourse ‐ ‐ ‐ Watershed

* Note: Watershed is mostly rivers/streams 15+ miles in length.


Data from United States Geological Survey