Corriente River

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The Corriente River (Spanish, Río Corriente[1]) is a river in the Argentine province of Corrientes, in the Mesopotamia. It flows from the Itatí Lagoon, in the center-north of the province, and drains the large basin of the Iberá Wetlands, about 13,000 square kilometres (5,000 sq mi). It flows southwest, across marshes (bañados), and empties into the flood plain of the Paraná River near the city of Esquina.

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Coordinates: 30°0′38″S 59°33′21″W / 30.01056°S 59.55583°W / -30.01056; -59.55583[2]


  1. ^ Grupo de Trabajo de Recursos Acuáticos, Ministerio de Medio Ambiente, Lagunas y Esteros del Iberá (Provincia de Corrientes)
  2. ^ GNS coordinates adjusted using Google Maps and GeoLocator