Marsh River

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Marsh River
Marsh River near Shelly, Minnesota.jpeg
Marsh River near Shelly, Minnesota.
Origin Minnesota
Basin countries United States

The Marsh River, located in Minnesota, is a 49.9-mile-long (80.3 km)[1] tributary of the Red River of the North. It rises less than 600 feet (180 m) from the Wild Rice River, east of the city of Ada, and flows generally northwest, entering the Red River 2 miles (3 km) northwest of Shelly. The Marsh River flows entirely within Norman County.

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  1. ^ U.S. Geological Survey. National Hydrography Dataset high-resolution flowline data. The National Map, accessed June 8, 2011

Coordinates: 47°28′12″N 96°51′37″W / 47.46997°N 96.86036°W / 47.46997; -96.86036