Itata River

Itata River

river_name = Itata River
origin =
mouth = Pacific Ocean
basin_countries = Chile
length = aprox. 140 km
elevation =
discharge = 6-700 m³/s
watershed = 11,294 km²
The Itata River flows in the Bío-Bío Region, southern Chile.

Until the Conquest of Chile the Itata was the natural limit between the Mapuche, located to the south, and Picunche, to the north.

ee also

*List of rivers in Chile


* [ Cuenca de rio Itata]

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