Deer Creek (Mississippi)

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Coordinates: 32°32′44″N 90°47′43″W / 32.54556°N 90.79528°W / 32.54556; -90.79528
Deer Creek
River
Country United States
State Mississippi
Source Lake Boliver
 - location Scott, Bolivar County, Mississippi [1]
 - coordinates 33°35′56″N 91°04′50″W / 33.59889°N 91.08056°W / 33.59889; -91.08056
Mouth Yazoo River
 - location Warren County, Mississippi [1]
 - coordinates 32°32′44″N 90°47′43″W / 32.54556°N 90.79528°W / 32.54556; -90.79528

Deer Creek (also Issaquena Creek or Lower Deer Creek) is a creek in the U.S. state of Mississippi.

Its source is Lake Bolivar, in Scott.

As Deer Creek flows south through the Mississippi Delta, it passes through the following counties: Bolivar, Washington, Sharkey, Issaquena, and Warren; and through the following communities: Metcalfe, Stoneville, Leland, Burdett, Arcola, Hollandale, Panther Burn, Nitta Yuma, Anguilla, Rolling Fork, Cary, Onward, and Valley Park.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Deer Creek". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Sept. 24, 1980.