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St. Marys River


The St. Marys River originates in the Okefenokee Swamp in Charlton County, flows southward, then eastward for a short stretch, then northward, then eastward again - forming the Georgia/Florida border. Altogether the St. Marys River is approximately 90 miles long. It empties into the Atlantic Ocean near the city of St. Marys, south of Cumberland Island.

Links:

St. Marys River (Georgia River Network)
St. Marys River (Land Margin Ecosystem Research, University of Georgia)
St. Marys River (Sherpa Guides)
St. Marys River Canoe Guide (Georgia Outdoors)
St. Marys River Basin Management Plan (Georgia Environmental Protection Division)
St. Marys River and Salt Marsh Photo (Scott L. Robertson Photography)

St. Marys River View large image

St. Marys River Map
Source: Reid McCallister and Charles Pou