Envis Centre, Ministry of Environment & Forest, Govt. of India

Printed Date: Friday, September 20, 2019

Rivers

 

 

              There are 44 rivers in Kerala with the length of main stream exceeding 15 Km. Out of this 44 rivers, 41originate from the Western Ghats region on the east of the state and flow westward to join the Lakshadweep sea; The remaining three rivers (Kabbini, Bhavani and Pambar) originate from the Western Ghats and floe towards the east and finally join the Bay of Bengal, after flowing through the neighbouring states.