La Plata River
From AquaPedia Case Study Database
Type: watershed or basin
Area: 2,954,500km21,140,738.827 mi²
The La Plata River basin encompasses an area of 3.2 million square kilometers and is among the five largest international rivers basins in the world.
- ^ Product of the Transboundary Freshwater Dispute Database, Department of Geosciences, Oregon State University. Additional information about the TFDD can be found at: http://www.transboundarywaters.orst.edu/research/case_studies/La_Plata_New.htm
- Transboundary Freshwater Dispute Database (TFDD) (2012). Oregon State University. La Plata River Basin Case Study — The Transboundary Freshwater Dispute Database (TFDD) is a database intended for use in aiding the process of water conflict prevention and resolution. We have developed this database, a project of the Oregon State University Department of Geosciences, in collaboration with the Northwest Alliance for Computational Science and Engineering.