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Salmo River at Ymir, British Columbia
|Main source||South of Nelson|
|River mouth||Pend Oreille River|
|Basin size||1,300 km2 (500 sq mi)|
The Salmo River is a tributary of the Pend d'Oreille River in the Canadian province of British Columbia. The Salmo River is part of the Columbia River drainage basin, being a tributary of the Pend d'Oreille River, which flows into the Columbia River.
The Salmo River originates in the mountains south of Nelson. it flows generally south, passing Salmo, British Columbia, before joining the Pend d'Oreille River just north of the US–Canada border.
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