How to show railroad linear mileage for each subbasin .. Intersect?

Discussion created by lverret0976 on Aug 27, 2013
Latest reply on Aug 28, 2013 by jimcousins
I have 2 shapefiles (1 polyline for railroad tracks and one polygon showing sub basins). My task is to show linear mileage of  the railroad track for each sub basin. I have heard intersect is the best way to do this. Any better ideas, or am I on the right track?