The Kansas River, also known as the Kaw, is a river in northeastern Kansas in the United States. It is the southwesternmost part of the Missouri River drainage, which is in turn the northwesternmost portion of the extensive Mississippi River drainage.
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River Cubic feet per second flow Location of monitoring station Missouri River: 54,280: Near Kansas City: Kansas (Kaw) River: 7,464: Near junction with Missouri River
Der Kansas River (oder auch Kaw) ist ein 274 km langer rechter Nebenfluss des Missouri River im Nordosten des US-Bundesstaates Kansas. Er wurde nach dem Volk der Kaw benannt, das einst an seinen Ufern lebte. Der Fluss beginnt am Zusammenfluss von Republican River (679 km lang) und Smoky Hill River (900 km) nahe Junction City.
The Walnut River is a tributary of the Arkansas River, 154 miles (248 km) long, in the Flint Hills region of Kansas in the United States.Via the Arkansas, it is part of the Mississippi River watershed.
Pronunciations. Name pronunciation varies by region. Some people in the upper reaches of the river, particularly in Kansas and eastern parts of Colorado, pronounce it / ɑːr ˈ k æ n z ə s / ar-KAN-zəs, But, people in the central part of Colorado, Oklahoma, and Arkansas typically pronounce it / ˈ ɑːr k ən s ɔː / AR-kən-saw, which is how the Arkansas state has pronounced it since a ...