Tag archives for Chariton River

Des Moines River-Missouri River drainage divide area landform origins in Clarke, Lucas, and Monroe Counties, Iowa, USA

Abstract: Topographic map evidence is used to interpret Des Moines River-Missouri River drainage divide area landform origins in Clarke, Lucas, and Monroe Counties, Iowa. Major Missouri River tributaries in the Clarke, Lucas, and Monroe County region are south-southeast oriented Thompson River and southeast oriented Chariton River with its east oriented Chariton Creek headwaters. Directly north of the […]

Platte River-Thompson River drainage divide area landform origins in Adair, Union, Ringgold, and Decatur Counties, Iowa, USA

Abstract: Topographic map evidence is used to interpret the Platte River-Thompson River drainage divide area located in Adair, Union, Ringgold, and Decatur Counties, Iowa. The Grand River is a south-southwest, southeast, and south oriented Missouri River tributary which originates between the south-southwest oriented Platte River drainage basin and the south-southeast oriented Thompson River drainage basin […]

Chariton River and tributary drainage divide area landform origins in Appanoose County, Iowa, USA

Abstract: Topographic map evidence is used to interpret landform origins in drainage divide areas between Chariton River tributaries and between the Chariton River and Mississippi River tributaries located in Appanoose County, Iowa. The Chariton River flows in a southeast and south-southeast direction across Appanoose County and south of Appanoose County flows in a south direction […]

Grand River-Chariton River drainage divide area landform origins in Chariton County, Missouri, USA

Abstract: Topographic map interpretation methods are used to interpret landform origins in the Grand River-Chariton River drainage divide area located in Chariton County, Missouri. The Grand River and Chariton River are south-oriented tributaries flowing to the southeast-oriented Missouri River with the Grand River located west of the Chariton River. Mussel Fork is a south-oriented Chariton […]