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Learn about United States Waterfalls.

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US Waterfalls - click a state to view its waterfall locations!

AlabamaHawaiiMassachusettsNew MexicoSouth Dakota
AlaskaIdahoMichiganNew YorkTennessee
ArizonaIllinoisMinnesotaNorth CarolinaTexas
ArkansasIndianaMississippiNorth Dakota (none)Utah
Delaware (none)LouisianaNevadaPennsylvaniaWest Virginia
FloridaMaineNew Hampshire Rhode IslandWisconsin
GeorgiaMarylandNew JerseySouth CarolinaWyoming

United States Waterfalls

The geography of waterfalls is not random. Their distribution is determined by many factors which include: precipitation levels, topography, bedrock type, and geologic structures. When you click an icon on the map above you will learn how many waterfalls are listed on United States Geological Survey 7.5 minute maps for that state (or maps of other scales if 7.5 maps were not published for the entire state). The information box that appears after clicking the icon will contain a link to a detailed map for that state along with a list of all waterfalls included on the map.

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