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The GREAT BASIN DIVIDE is the western continental divide that separates the Great Basin
Great Basin
from the Pacific Ocean
Pacific Ocean
watershed. The water divide is the perimeter of the largest set of contiguous endorheic watersheds of North America
North America
, including six entire USGS
USGS
watershed subregions . For example, the San Joaquin River subregion that drains to the Pacific is adjacent to the Great Basin's Mono-Northern Mojave subregion and central Lahontan subregion, and their triple point is on the Great Basin
Great Basin
Divide.

REFERENCES

* ^ A B "USA Lower 48 Triple Divide Points". PeakBagger.com. Retrieved 2011-11-13. * ^ "Boundary Descriptions and Names of Regions, Subregions, Accounting Units and Cataloging Units". USGS.gov. Retrieved 2010-06-07.

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Great Basin
Great Basin
watersheds

* Bear River

* Upper Bear River * Lower Bear River

* Great Salt Lake

* Weber River
Weber River
* Jordan River * Great Salt Lake Desert
Great Salt Lake Desert

* Escalante-Sevier

* Escalante Desert * Sevier River

* Black Rock-Humboldt

* Humboldt River
Humboldt River
* Black Rock Desert
Black Rock Desert

* Central Lahontan

* Truckee River
Truckee River
* Carson River * Walker River

* Central Nevada desert * Oregon closed basins

* Tulare-Buena Vista

* Kern River * Tule River * Tulare Lake
Tulare Lake

* North Lahontan

* Northern Mojave- Mono Lake
Mono Lake

* Mono Lake
Mono Lake
* Owens Lake * Amargosa River * Mojave River
Mojave River

* Southern Mojave- Salton Sea
Salton Sea

* Salton Sea
Salton Sea
* Southern Mojave Desert
Mojave Desert

* Baja California

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