Canoas River (Santa Catarina)

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Canoas River
Riodelaplatabasinmap.png
Map of the La Plata Basin, showing the Canoas River joining the Pelotas River to form the Uruguay River
Location
CountryBrazil
Physical characteristics
Source 
 • locationSanta Catarina state
Mouth 
 • location
Uruguay River

The Canoas River (Portuguese, Rio Canoas[1]) is a river of Santa Catarina state in southeastern Brazil. With a length of 570 kilometres, the river joins the Pelotas River to form the Uruguay River.

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Coordinates: 27°36′21″S 51°27′20″W / 27.60583°S 51.45556°W / -27.60583; -51.45556[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Rio Canoas at GEOnet Names Server
  2. ^ GNS coordinates adjusted using Google Maps, and GeoLocator