List of rivers of Quebec

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This is a list of rivers of Quebec. Quebec has about:

  • one million lakes of which 70,840 have a toponymic designation;
  • 130,000 streams of which 4,203 include a toponymic designation and 13,121 streams having a toponymic designation.[1]

In all, Quebec counts at least a million lakes and 130,000 streams of which 4,500 are rivers. Quebec holds 2 percent of all freshwater on the planet.[2]

Contents

James Bay watershed[edit]

James Bay[edit]

Rivers flowing into James Bay, listed from south to north[edit]

Tributaries of La Grande River[edit]
Tributaries of Rupert River[edit]
Tributaries of Broadback River[edit]
Tributaries of Nottaway River[edit]
Tributaries of Waswanipi River[edit]

(which empties in Nottaway River via Matagami Lake)

Tributaries of Bell River[edit]
West bank (from the mouth)

East bank (from the mouth)

Quebec rivers flowing in Ontario (or tributaries of Ontario rivers)[edit]

Main Quebec rivers flowing up to Ontario bank of James Bay, listed from East to West:

Right bank of Harricana River (from the Mouth)

Left bank of Harricana River (from the Mouth)

Tributaries of Moose River (Ontario)

Hudson Bay's tributaries (without James Bay's tributaries)[edit]

Main rivers flowing into Hudson Bay, listed from north to south:

Hudson Strait watershed[edit]

Rivers flowing into Hudson Strait, listed from west to east:

Ungava Bay watershed[edit]

Rivers flowing into Ungava Bay, listed from west to east:

North shore of Saint Lawrence River/Gulf of Saint Lawrence watershed[edit]

Rivers flowing into the Saint Lawrence River and Gulf of Saint Lawrence, listed in downstream order:

Ottawa Valley (east bank) – upper part[edit]

Tributaries of Dozois Reservoir and lower[edit]

Tributaries of Decelles Reservoir and lower[edit]

Ottawa Valley (Quebec Watershed) – intermediary section (at the Ontario limit)[edit]

Ottawa Valley (Ontario Watershed) – intermediary section (at the Quebec–Ontario limit)[edit]

Gatineau River Valley – lower part[edit]

Gatineau Valley (west bank)[edit]

Ottawa Valley (east bank, Quebec) – lower part

Basse-Laurentides – Lac des Deux Montagnes and rivière des Mille Îles[edit]

Rive Nord, en ordre de l'Ouest vers l'Est:

North shore of Rivière des Mille Îles

Ottawa Valley (south bank)[edit]

Haut Saint-Laurent sector (north bank)[edit]

North shore of St. Lawrence River

Montreal area[edit]

See: List of rivers and water bodies of Montreal Island

Jesus Island (Laval, Quebec

Note: No rivers on Jesus Island

Island of Montreal

Watershed of l'Assomption River[edit]

North shore of St Lawrence river – between Repentigny and Trois-Rivières[edit]

Watershed of Saint-Maurice River[edit]

Rivers flowing into the Saint Lawrence River and Gulf of Saint Lawrence, listed in downstream order:

West bank

East bank

Gouin Reservoir[edit]

(Clockwise from the mouth)

North shore downstream of Trois-Rivières[edit]

Batiscan River Valley[edit]

East of Batiscan River[edit]

East of Quebec City on north shore[edit]

Watershed of Saguenay River[edit]

South shore (from the mouth of Saguenay River)

North shore (from the mouth of Saguenay River)

Tributaries of Lac Saint-Jean[edit]

In order in hourly turn from Saguenay River.

Tributaries of Péribonka River[edit]

North-shore tributaries downstream of Tadoussac[edit]

North-shore Betsiamites River and tributaries eastward[edit]

North-shore Aux Outardes River and tributaries eastward[edit]

North-shore Manicouagan River and tributaries eastward[edit]

North-shore Sainte-Marguerite River and tributaries eastward[edit]

Tributaries downstream of Romaine River[edit]

Tributaries downstream of Natashquan River[edit]

Islands of Saint.Lawrence River[edit]

Orleans Island[edit]

Anticosti Island[edit]

Watershed of south shore of St. Lawrence River (between Ontario border and Etchemin River)[edit]

Watershed of Haut-Saint-Laurent[edit]

Watershed of Richelieu River[edit]

Watershed of Yamaska River[edit]

Watershed of Saint-François River and Eastern tributaries[edit]

West bank of Saint-François River

Saint-François River

South bank of Saint-François River

North bank of Saint-François River

Great Lake Saint-François

Lake Noir (Saint-François River)

East bank of Saint-François River

Tributaries upstream of Saint-François River

Watershed of Nicolet River and Eastern tributaries[edit]

Watershed of Bécancour River and Eastern tributaries[edit]

Watershed of Gentilly River and Eastern tributaries[edit]

Watershed of Chaudière River[edit]

Tributaries of west bank of Richelieu River

Tributaries of east bank of Chaudière River

Watershed of Etchemin River[edit]

Gaspesie Peninsula[edit]

Watershed of southeast of St. Lawrence River (at east of Etchemin River)[edit]

Watershed of South River, Montmagny (French: Rivière du Sud)[edit]

Watershed of southeast bank of St. Lawrence River (at east of South River, Montmagny)[edit]

Watershed of Rivière du Loup and Eastern tributaries[edit]

Watershed of Trois-Pistoles River and Eastern tributaries[edit]

Watershed of Rimouski River and Eastern tributaries[edit]

Watershed of La Mitis and Eastern tributaries[edit]

Northern slope of Gaspésie[edit]

Watershed of Gaspé Bay[edit]

Watershed of La Malbaie River (Percé)[edit]

Watershed of Chaleur Bay (east of Bonaventure River)[edit]

Watershed of Chaleur Bay (west of Bonaventure River)[edit]

Restigouche River watershed (left bank – part in Quebec)[edit]

Restigouche River watershed (part in New Brunswick)[edit]

Watershed of Bay of Fundy (Atlantic Ocean)[edit]

Saint John River watershed – higher part (Quebec, Maine and New Brunswick)[edit]

North bank of Saint John River

Saint John River – watershed of Madawaska River – Quebec and New Brunswick[edit]

Connecticut River – Quebec et New Hampshire[edit]

See also[edit]

External links[edit]

References[edit]

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  2. ^ "Du Québec à la Louisiane, sur les traces des Français d'Amérique, Géo Histoire, Hors-série, Éditions Prisma, Paris, October 2006[page needed]
  3. ^ Lacolle River