Jishui River

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Jishui River
Map showing the mouth of Jishui River
Map showing the mouth of Jishui River
Jishui River in Taiwan
Native name 急水溪
Country Taiwan
Physical characteristics
Main source Jianshi, Hsinchu: 結山
1,320 m (4,330 ft)
River mouth Taiwan Strait: Hsinchu County
23°17′53″N 120°06′18″E / 23.298°N 120.105°E / 23.298; 120.105Coordinates: 23°17′53″N 120°06′18″E / 23.298°N 120.105°E / 23.298; 120.105
Length 65 km (40 mi)
Basin features
Basin size 379 km2 (146 sq mi)
Tributaries
Other tributaries Baishuei River, Liuzhong River

The Jishui River (Chinese: 急水溪; Hanyu Pinyin: Jíshuǐ Xī; Tongyong Pinyin: Jíshuěi Si; Wade–Giles: Chi2-shui3 Hsi1) is a river in Taiwan.[1] It flows through Tainan City for 65 km.[2]

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  1. ^ "GeoNames Search". Geographic Names Database. National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency, USA. Retrieved 1 May 2016. 
  2. ^ "Geography & demographics". The Republic of China Yearbook 2015. Executive Yuan. 2015. pp. 40–53. ISBN 978-986-04-6013-1.