List of rivers of Burkina Faso

This is a list of streams and rivers in Burkina Faso. Burkina Faso has three main rivers — the Black Volta, the Red Volta and the White Volta.[1] Areas near rivers are affected by tsetse flies and simulium flies.[1] This list is arranged by drainage basin, with respective tributaries indented under each larger stream's name.

Gulf of Guinea

The Volta river system


  1. 1 2 Haggett, Peter (2002). Encyclopedia of world geography, Volume 17. Marshall Cavendish. p. 2321. ISBN 0-7614-7306-8.
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