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University Library, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Illinois Waters Bibliography: Kankakee River

A directory of digitized reports on Illinois waters

About the Kankakee River

The Kankakee River originates in South Bend, Indiana, empties  into the Illinois River near Wilmington, Illinois 150 miles to the west and has a total a drainage area of 5,165- square miles  (Little & Jones, 2013). The historic pre-channelization length was 250 miles (Little & Jones, 2013).

Kankakee River documents, in chronological order