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Rivers in Karnataka

17. Sharavati River

Sharavati River

River Source: Ambuthirtha Mountain, Thirthahalli Village, Shimoga, Karnataka.

States Covered: Karnataka.

Districts Covered: Shimoga and Uttara Kannada.

Sub-Tributaries: Haridra, and Yennehole.

Dams: Linganamakki Dam, Sagara Taluk.

Water Falls: Jog Falls (253 m height).

Total Length: 128 Km.

Size: 2,771 sq Km.

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18. Aghanashini River

Aghanashini River, List of Rivers in Karnataka

River Source: Western Ghats, Gadihalli, Sirsi, Uttar Kannada, Karnataka.

States Covered: Karnataka.

Districts Covered: Uttar Kannada District.

Sub-Tributaries: Bakurhole, Chandika hole, Donihalla, Masti mane halla, Benne holé, Badala, Santeguli, Divalli, Hulidevara kodalu and many more..

Total Length: 84 km.

Size: 1,350 sq Km.


19. Netravati River

Netravati River, List of Rivers in Karnataka

River Source: Ballalarayana Durga, Kuderemuka, Chikmagalur District, Karnataka.

States Covered: Karnataka.

Districts Covered: Chikmagalur and Uttara Kannada.

Sub-Tributaries: Charmadi, Shishila, Phalguni, and Kumaradhara.

Dams: Netravati, Dharmasthala

Water Falls: Bandaje falls.

Total Length: 96 Km.

Size: 3,355 sq, Km.


20. Varahi River

Varahi River, List of Rivers in Karnataka

River Source: Kavaledurga, Shimoga district, Karnataka. (also known as Halady or Haladi river)

States Covered: Karnataka.

Districts Covered: Shimoga District.

Water Falls: Kunchikal falls.

Total Length: 66 Km.

Size: 221.38 sq Km.


21. Sita River

Sita River, List of Rivers in Karnataka

River Source: the Western Ghats, near Hebri, Narasimha parvatha, Agumbe, Shivamogga, Karnataka.

States Covered: Karnataka.

Districts Covered: Shivamogga District.

Water Falls: Barkana Falls.

Total Length: 60 Km.


22. Swarna River

Swarna River, List of Rivers in Karnataka

River Source: the Western Ghats, Udupi, Karnataka.

States Covered: Karnataka.

Districts Covered: Udupi District.

Dams: One is at Hiriyadka and another one is at Shiroor.

Total Length: 61.05 Km.


23. Mahadayi River

Mahadayi River, List of Rivers in Karnataka

River Source: Khanpur, Belgaum district, Karnataka.

States Covered: Karnataka, Goa, and Maharashtra.

Districts Covered: Belgaum.

Sub-Tributaries: Kalasa and Banduri.

Total Length: 77 Km.

Size: 2,032 sq Km.


24. Manjira River

Manjira River, List of Rivers in Karnataka

River Source: Balaghat Range Hills, Maharashtra.

States Covered: Maharashtra, Karnataka, and Andhra Pradesh.

Districts Covered: Bidar District.

Sub-Tributaries: Karanja

Dams: Karanja Dam.

Total Length: 116 Km.

Size: 4,430 sq Km.

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