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Rivers

  • The Kaskaskia River, named after Native American tribe that once lived in the area, is a tributary of the Mississippi River, approximately 320 miles long, in central and southern Illinois. It is ...
  • This stretch of important hand-altered land has a good deal to do with Chicago’s quick cultural ascent. Linking the Great Lakes to the Illinois and Mississippi Rivers, this is one of the mo...
  • Fox River enters Illinois near the town of Antioch where it flows more or less to the south for some 115 miles past the population centers of northeastern Illinois, including Chicago, before bein...