a river in the southeastern United States that flows northward from North Carolina to West Virginia where it empties into the Kanawha River
There are also other rivers called the New River ----
The New River, a tributary of the Kanawha River, is approximately 320 mi (515 km) long, flowing through the states of North Carolina, Virginia, and West Virginia in the United States. Much of the river's course through West Virginia is designated as the New River Gorge National River. The New River is one of the American Heritage Rivers of the United States.
The New River rises on Frozen Head, a notable mountain of Morgan County, Tennessee named for its frequent winter appearance and the focal point of a Tennessee State Park and Natural Area. Draining an area of Pennsylvanian Period rock that has been subjected to extensive strip mining for coal, the upper reaches of the stream have at times been subject to heavy pollution. The stream initially trends northeast.
The New River is a river that flows north from Mexicali, Baja California, in Mexico into the United States through Calexico, California. It is considered to be the most polluted waterway in North America. It was formed in 1905-1907 when the Colorado River washed out diversionary works and flowed into the regionâ€™s basin, also forming the Salton Sea and the Alamo River.
New River is a ward in the London Borough of Hackney and forms part of the Hackney North and Stoke Newington constituency. Consisting of an area of Stamford Hill the ward also incorporates the large council estate Woodberry Down currently under redevelopment.
The New River is a short river on the southern Oregon coast. It begins at Floras Lake and runs northward (almost NNE) to the Pacific Ocean a distance of approximately 10 river miles (16 km) flowing parallel to the ocean behind the foredune. It is located about 8 miles south of Bandon, Oregon and 12 miles north of Cape Blanco at .
The New River is a 2.2 mile long (3.6 km) stream in the White Mountains of New Hampshire in the United States. It is a tributary of the Ellis River, part of the Saco River watershed flowing to the Atlantic Ocean in Maine.