Table of contents for Rivers of North America / edited by Arthur C. Benke, Colbert E. Cushing.

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Contents
Contributors
Preface
Acknowledgments
1 Background and Approach
Arthur C. Benke and Colbert E. Cushing
Introduction
Basic Approach 
Chapter Contents and Background
Concluding Comments
Literature Cited
2 Atlantic Coast Rivers of the Northeastern United States
J. K. Jackson, A. D. Huryn, D. L. Strayer, D. L. Courtemanch, and B. W. Sweeney
Introduction
Penobscot River
Connecticut River
Hudson River 
Delaware River
Susquehanna River
Additional Rivers
Acknowledgments
Literature Cited
3 Atlantic Coast Rivers of the Southeastern United States
Leonard A. Smock, Anne B. Wright, and Arthur C. Benke
Introduction
James River
Cape Fear River
Savannah River 
Ogeechee River
St. Johns River
Additional Rivers
Acknowledgments
Literature Cited
4 Gulf Coast Rivers of the Southeastern United States
G. Milton Ward, Phillip M. Harris, and Amelia K. Ward
Introduction
Mobile River
Cahaba River
Apalachicola/Chattahoochee/Flint River System
Pearl River
Suwannee River
Additional Rivers
Acknowledgments
Literature Cited
5 Gulf Coast Rivers of the Southwestern United States
Clifford N. Dahm, Robert J. Edwards, and Frances P. Gelwick
Introduction
Rio Grande
San Antonio and Guadalupe Rivers
Colorado River 
Brazos River
Sabine River
Additional Rivers
Acknowledgments
Literature Cited
6 Lower Mississippi River and Its Tributaries
Arthur V. Brown, Kristine B. Brown, Donald C. Jackson, and W. Kevin Pierson
Introduction
Lower Mississippi River
White River
Buffalo National River
Big Black River
Yazoo River
Additional Rivers
Acknowledgments
Literature Cited
7 Southern Plains Rivers
William J. Matthews, Caryn C. Vaughn, Keith B. Gido, and Edie Marsh-Matthews
Introduction
Arkansas River
Canadian River
Red River
Little River
Additional Rivers
Acknowledgments
Literature Cited
8 Upper Mississippi River
Michael D. Delong
Upper Mississippi River
Minnesota River
St. Croix River
Wisconsin River
Illinois River
Additional Rivers
Acknowledgments
Literature Cited
9 Ohio River Basin
David White, Karla Johnston, and Michael Miller
Introduction
Ohio River
Tennessee River
Cumberland River
Wabash River
Kanawha River
Additional Rivers
Acknowledgments
Literature Cited
10 Missouri River Basin
David L. Galat, Charles R. Berry Jr., Edward J. Peters, and Robert G. White
Introduction
Missouri River
Yellowstone River
White River
Platte River
Gasconade River
Additional Rivers
Acknowledgments
Literature Cited
11 Colorado River Basin
Dean W. Blinn and N. LeRoy Poff
Introduction
Colorado River
Green River
Yampa River
Little Colorado River
Gila River
Additional Rivers
Acknowledgments
Literature Cited
12 Pacific Coast Rivers of the Coterminous United States
James L. Carter and Vincent H. Resh
Introduction
Sacramento River
San Joaquin River
Salinas River
Klamath River
Rogue River
Additional Rivers
Acknowledgments
Literature Cited
13 Columbia River Basin
Jack A. Stanford, F. Richard Hauer, Stanley V. Gregory, and Eric B. Snyder
Introduction
Flathead River
Snake/Salmon Rivers
Yakima River
Willamette River
Main-Stem Columbia River
Additional Rivers
Acknowledgments
Literature Cited
14 Great Basin Rivers
Dennis K. Shiozawa and Russell B. Rader
Introduction
Bear River
Sevier River
Humboldt River
Truckee River
Additional Rivers
Acknowledgments
Literature Cited
15 Fraser River
Trefor B. Reynoldson, Joseph Culp, Rick Lowell, and John S. Richardson
Introduction
Fraser River
Thompson River
Nechako River
Stuart River
Additional Rivers
Acknowledgments
Literature Cited
16 Pacific Coast Rivers of Canada and Alaska
John S. Richardson and Alexander M. Milner
Introduction
Kuskokwim River
Sustina River
Kenai River
Stikine River
Skeena River
Additional Rivers
Acknowledgments
Literature Cited
17 Yukon River Basin
Robert C. Bailey
Introduction
Yukon River
Tanana River
Koyukuk River
Additional Rivers
Acknowledgments
Literature Cited
18 Mackenzie River Basin
Joseph M. Culp, Terry D. Prowse, and Eric A. Luiker
Introduction
Mackenzie River
Liard River
Slave River
Peace River
Athabasca River
Additional Rivers
Literature Cited
19 Nelson and Churchill River Basins
D. M. Rosenberg, P. A. Chambers, J. M. Culp, W. G. Franzin, P. A. Nelson, A. G. Salki, 
M. P. Stainton, R. A. Bodaly, and R. W. Newbury
Introduction
Saskatchewan River
Red River of the North/Assiniboine River
Winnipeg River
Nelson River Main Stem
Additional Rivers
Acknowledgments
Literature Cited
20 Rivers of Arctic North America
Alexander M. Milner, M. W. Oswood, and K. R. Munkittrick
Introduction
Noatak River
Kuparuk River
Sagavanirktok River
Moose River
Additional Rivers
Acknowledgments
Literature Cited
21 Atlantic Coast Rivers of Canada
Richard A. Cunjak and Robert W. Newbury
Introduction
Exploits River
Miramachi River
St. John River
Moisie River
Additional Rivers
Acknowledgments
Literature Cited
22 St. Lawrence River
James H. Thorp, Gary A. Lamberti, and Andrew F. Casper
Introduction
St. Lawrence Main Stem
Ottawa River
Saguenay River
St. Joseph River
Additional Rivers
Acknowledgments
Literature Cited
23 Rivers of MÄxico
Paul F. Hudson, Dean A. Hendrickson, Arthur C. Benke, Alejandro Varela-Romero, 
Rocio Rodiles-Hernçndez, and Wendell Minckley
RÆo Pçnuco
RÆos Usumacinta/Grijalva
RÆo Candelaria
RÆo Yaqui
RÆo Conchos
Additional Rivers
Acknowledgments
Literature Cited
24 Overview and Prospects
J. David Allan and Arthur C. Benke
Introduction
The Variety of Rivers
Few Rivers are Pristine
North America's Rivers in the Twenty-First Century
Literature Cited
Glossary
Appendix: Common and Scientific Names for Plants, Vertebrates, and Selected 
Invertebrates Found in this Book
Index

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Rivers -- North America.
Stream ecology -- North America.