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List of rivers of Maryland


List of rivers of Maryland

List of rivers in Maryland (U.S. state).

The list is arranged by drainage basin from east to west, with respective tributaries indented under each larger stream's name and ordered from downstream to upstream.


  • By drainage basin 1
    • Delaware River 1.1
    • Atlantic Ocean 1.2
    • Chesapeake Bay Eastern Shore 1.3
    • Susquehanna River 1.4
    • Chesapeake Bay Western Shore 1.5
    • Potomac River 1.6
    • Mississippi River 1.7
  • Alphabetically 2
  • See also 3
  • References 4

By drainage basin

Pocomoke River watershed

Delaware River

Atlantic Ocean

Chesapeake Bay Eastern Shore

Nanticoke River watershed
Choptank River watershed
Chester River watershed
Susquehanna River watershed

Susquehanna River

Chesapeake Bay Western Shore

Patapsco River watershed
Patuxent River watershed

Potomac River

Potomac River watershed

Mississippi River


See also


  • USGS Geographic Names Information Service
  • USGS Hydrologic Unit Map – States of Maryland and Delaware (1974)
  1. ^ "Rivers, Maryland". Maryland Manual On-line.  
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