List of rivers of Mexico


List of rivers of Mexico

This is a list of rivers of Mexico, listed from north to south. Alternate names for rivers are given in parenthesis.

Rivers flowing into the Gulf of Mexico

*Río Bravo del Norte
**San Juan River
***Pesquería River
****Salinas River
**Salado River
***Sabinas Hidalgo River
***Candela River
***Sabinas River
**Conchos River
***Chuviscar River
****Sacramento River
***San Pedro River
***Florido River
****Parral River
***Balleza River (San Juan River)
*San Fernando River (Conchos River)
*Soto La Marina River (Santander River)
**Purificación River
*Pánuco River
**Tamesí River (Guayalejo River)
**Chicayán River
**Santa Maria River (Tamuín River) (Tampoán River)
***Río Verde
**Moctezuma River
***Tempoal River
***Amajac River
***Extoraz River
***Tula River
*Tuxpan River (Túxpam River)
**Pantepec River
**Vinazco River
*Cazones River
*Necaxa River (Tecolutla River)
*Nautla River
**Bobos River
*Actopan River
*Antigua River (Pescados River)
*Jamapa River
**Cotaxtla River (Atoyac River)
*Papaloapan River
**San Juan River
***Lalana River
***Trinidad River
**Tesechoacan River
***Playa Vicente River
**Tonto River
***Amapa River
**Santo Domingo River
***Salado River (Zapotitlán River)
***Río Grande
**Valle Nacional River
*Coatzacoalcos River
**Uspanapa River (Uxpanapa River)
**Jaltepec River
**Sarabia River
**El Corte River
*Tonalá River (Pedregal River)
*Grijalva River (Tabasco River) (Río Chiapa)
**Usumacinta River
***San Pedro y San Pablo River (distributary)
***San Pedro River
***Lacantún River
****Jataté River
***Salinas River (Chixoy River)
**Tulija River
**Chilapa River
**Tacotalpa River
***Teapa River
**La Venta River
***Encajonado River
**Suchiapa River
**Santo Domingo River
**Cuilco River
*Candelaria River
*Champotón River
*Hondo River
**Blue Creek

Rivers flowing into the Pacific Ocean

*Tijuana River
**Las Palmas River
*San Vicente River
*San Antonio River
*Del Rosario River
*San Andres River
*Soledad River
*Arroyo Salado River
*Colorado River
**Hardy River
**"Gila River"
***Santa Cruz River
***San Pedro River
*Sonoyta River
*Concepción River (Magdalena River)
**Altar River
*Sonora River
**San Miguel River (Horcasitas River)
*Mátape River (Malapo River)
*Yaqui River
**Moctezuma River
**Sahuaripa River
**Bavispe River (Bavisque River)
**Aros River
***Mulatos River
***Tutuaca River
***Sirupa River
****Tomochic River
****Papigochic River
*Mayo River
*Fuerte River
**Oteros River
**Urique River
***Río Verde
*Sinaloa River (Mohinora River)
*Culiacán River
**Humaya River
**Tamazula River
*San Lorenzo River
*Piaxtla River
**Elota River
*Presidio River
*Baluarte River
*Cañas River
*Acaponeta River
*Río San Pedro Mezquital
**Animas River
*Río Grande de Santiago
**Mololoa River
**Huaynamota River (Jesus Maria River)
***Atengo River
**Bolaños River
***Colotlán River
****Jerez River
***Mezquitic River
**Juchipila River
***Calvillo River
**Río Verde (Río San Pedro)
***Los Lagos River
**Calderón River
**Lake Chapala
***Lerma River
****Turbio River
****Guanajuato River
****Apaseo River
*****Laja River
***Zula River
***Huaracha River
***Duero River
*Ameca River
**Mascota River
**Atenguillo River
**Remus River
*Tomatlán River
*San Nicolás River
*Purificación River
*Chacala River (Cihuatlán River)
*Armería River (Ayuquila River) (Ayutla River)
*Tuxpan River (Coahuayana River)
*Coalcomán River
*Aguililla River
*Balsas River (Mezcala River) (Atoyac River)
**Tepalcatepec River (Río Grande)
***Cupatitzio River (Del Marques River)
**Río del Oro
**Cutzamala River
***Ixtapan River
***Temascaltepec River
***Bejucos River
**Amacuzac River
***Yautepec River
**Tlapaneco River
**Nexapa River
**Mixteco River
***Acatlán River
**San Martín River
**Zahuapan River
*Atoyac River
*Papagayo River
**Omitlán River
*Ometepec River
**Quetzala River
*Atoyac River (Río Verde)
**Sordo River
***Atoyaquillo River (Putla River)
*Colotepec River
*Copalita River
*Tehuantepec River (Quiechapa River)
**Tequisistlán River
*Suchiate River


=Rivers in Endorheic basins=

*New River flows to Salton Sea.

Endorheic basin in northern Chihuahua:
*Casas Grandes River
*Santa Maria River
*Carmen River (Santa Clara River)

Endorheic basin of Bolsón de Mapimí:
*Aguanaval River
**Trujillo River
*Nazas River (Río del Oro)
**Sextín River
**Ramos River (Santiago River)
***Tepehuanes River

ources

*Atlas of Mexico, 1975 (http://www.lib.utexas.edu/maps/atlas_mexico/river_basins.jpg).
*The Prentice Hall American World Atlas, 1984.
*National Geographic Atlas of the World, 1992.
*Rand McNally, The New International Atlas, 1993.
*The Columbia Gazetteer of North America, 2000.
*MSN Encarta World Atlas, 2008 (http://encarta.msn.com/encnet/features/mapcenter/map.aspx).


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