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Junction of Cowlitz and Columbia Rivers, Washington State, USA

46.1N 122.9W

February 23rd, 2011 Category: Rivers

Canada - February 1st, 2011

The white area in the upper part of this orthorectified image comprises the cities of Longview and Kelso in Washington State, USA. Longview is located in southwestern Washington, at the junction of the Cowlitz and Columbia Rivers.

The Cowlitz River is a tributary of the Columbia River. It has a 2,586-square-mile (6,698 km2) drainage basin, located between the Cascade Range and the cities of Kelso and Longview. The river is roughly 105 miles (169 km) long, not counting tributaries.

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