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Matagorda Bay

Matagorda Bay) is a large Gulf of Mexico bay on the Texas coast, lying in Calhoun and Matagorda counties and located approximately 80 miles northeast of Corpus Christi, 143 miles east-southeast of San Antonio, 108 miles south-southwest of Houston ...

                                               

Comal River

The Comal River is the shortest navigable river in the state of Texas in the United States. Proclaimed the "longest shortest river in the world" by locals, it runs entirely within the city limits of New Braunfels in southeast Comal County. It is ...

                                               

Apalone spinifera guadalupensis

                                               

Canyon Lake (Texas)

Canyon Lake is a reservoir on the Guadalupe River in the Texas Hill Country in the United States. Canyon Lake is a U.S. Army Corps of Engineers reservoir formed on the Guadalupe River in Comal County by Canyon Dam, which is located about sixteen ...

                                               

Canyon Lake Gorge

Canyon Lake Gorge is a limestone gorge around 1 mile long, hundreds of yards wide, and up to 50 feet or more deep, which was exposed in 2002 when extensive flooding of the Guadalupe River led to a huge amount of water going over the spillway from ...

                                               

Green Lake (Texas)

Green Lake is a natural tidal lake in Calhoun County, Texas, on the Guadalupe River flood basin. Known for its greenish waters, from which its name derives, the lake is located 12 miles west of Port Lavaca and 22 miles south of Victoria on the Gu ...

                                               

Guadalupe Bay

Guadalupe Bay is a slender inlet of San Antonio Bay in Calhoun County, Texas, United States, near the settlements of Seadrift and Long Mott. It is fed by the Guadalupe River, and is the site of the rivers two mouths.

                                               

Apalone spinifera guadalupensis

The Guadalupe spiny softshell turtle is a subspecies of soft-shelled turtle native to the United States, in the state of Texas. Their range is limited only to the Nueces and Guadalupe rivers, and their immediate tributaries.

                                               

Lake Gonzales

Lake Gonzales is a reservoir on the Guadalupe River 4 miles southeast of the town of Belmont in Gonzales County, Texas. The reservoir was formed in 1931 by the construction of a dam to provide hydroelectric power to the area. Management of the da ...

                                               

Lake McQueeney

Lake McQueeney is a reservoir on the Guadalupe River located 5 miles west of Seguin in Guadalupe County, Texas, United States. It was formed in 1928 by the construction of a dam to provide hydroelectric power to the area. Management of the dam an ...

                                               

Lake Placid (Texas)

Lake Placid is a reservoir on the Guadalupe River one-half mile southwest of the town of Seguin in Guadalupe County, Texas. The reservoir was formed in 1928 by the construction of a dam on the river. Management of the dam and lake was assumed by ...

                                               

Lake Wood

Lake Wood is a reservoir on the Guadalupe River 4 miles west of the town of Gonzales in Gonzales County, Texas. The reservoir was formed in 1931 by the construction of a dam to provide hydroelectric power to the area. Management of the dam and la ...

                                               

Meadow Lake (Texas)

Meadow Lake is a reservoir on the Guadalupe River south of the town of Seguin in Guadalupe County, Texas. The reservoir was formed in 1931 by the construction of a dam to provide hydroelectric power to the area. Management of the dam and lake was ...

                                               

San Antonio Bay

San Antonio Bay is a bay on the Texas Gulf coast situated between Matagorda and Aransas Bay. It consists mainly of the combined waters of the San Antonio and Guadalupe rivers, and is located at the mouth of the Guadalupe River, about 55 miles nor ...

                                               

Spirit of the Suwannee Music Park

Situated on the banks of the historic Suwannee River, the park consists of over 800 acres 2.4 km² of camping areas, concert venues, recreational facilities and unspoiled forests. The park hosts numerous major events each year, including Suwannee ...

                                               

Bachman Branch

Bachman Branch is the name of a medium-sized tributary of the Trinity River with headwaters in northwest Dallas, Texas. The tributary is 10 miles in length and rises at Forest Lane, 0.5 miles west of the Dallas North Tollway. It runs south and th ...

                                               

Cedar Creek (Texas)

Cedar Creek is a creek in Kaufman County, Van Zandt County, and Henderson County in Texas. It is a tributary of the Trinity river. Flooding of streams forms a reservoir named cedar lake Creek.

                                               

Denton Creek

Denton Creek is a creek in Texas, beginning in Wise County, and flowing south-east into Denton County. It was dammed by the Army Corps of Engineers to make Lake Grapevine. After flowing out of the lake, it flows into the Trinity River. The creek ...

                                               

Eagle Mountain Lake

Eagle Mountain Lake is a reservoir in North Texas, formed by the damming the West Fork of the Trinity River. The reservoir sits below Lake Bridgeport reservoir and above Lake Worth reservoir.

                                               

Grapevine Lake

Grapevine Lake is an American reservoir located in the North Texas region, approximately 20 mi northwest of Dallas and northeast of Fort Worth. It was impounded in 1952 by the US Army Corps of Engineers when they dammed Denton Creek, a tributary ...

                                               

Great Trinity Forest

The Great Trinity Forest is a forested urban park located on the southern outskirts of the heavily urbanized area of southern Dallas, Texas, and it is recognized as the largest urban forest in the United States.

                                               

Johnson Creek (Texas)

Johnson Creek is a creek and tributary of the Trinity River watershed in Dallas County and Tarrant County, North Texas. The Creek may be named after Middleton Tate Johnson, who settled in the area in the early 1840-ies.

                                               

Kings Creek (Texas)

Kings Creek flows from central Rockwall County south past US 80, I - 20, US 175, and SH 274 into Cedar Creek Lake, a reservoir near Kemp. Dam, it flowed into cedar Creek, a tributary of the Trinity river.

                                               

Lake Bridgeport (Texas)

Lake Bridgeport, also known as Bridgeport Lake, is a man-made, freshwater reservoir located in Wise and Jack Counties in North Texas. The lake was created by damming the West Fork of the Trinity River and sits upstream from Eagle Mountain Lake. T ...

                                               

Lake Livingston

Lake Livingston is a reservoir located in the East Texas Piney Woods. Lake Livingston was built, and is owned and operated, by the Trinity River Authority of Texas under contract with the City of Houston for water-supply purposes. The lake is the ...

                                               

Lake Ray Hubbard

Lake Ray Hubbard, formerly Forney Lake, is a fresh water impoundment located in Dallas, Texas in the counties of Dallas, Kaufman, Collin, and Rockwall just north of the City of Forney. It was created by the construction of the Rockwall-Forney Dam ...

                                               

Lavon Lake

Lavon Lake is a fresh water reservoir located in southeast Collin County, Texas on the East Fork of the Trinity River near Wylie, off State Highway 78. It is commonly called Lake Lavon for commercial and recreational purposes but Lavon Lake is it ...

                                               

Lake Ray Roberts

Lake Ray Roberts is an artificial 29.350-acre American reservoir located 10 miles north of Denton, Texas, between the cities of Pilot Point, Texas and Sanger, Texas. It is filled by a tributary of the Trinity River. He was named after ray Roberts ...

                                               

Red Oak Creek (Trinity River)

Red Oak Creek is a Navigable Waterway according to the Texas Parks & Wildlife Department. The Creek is owned by the State of Texas. By Texas State Law, the public is allowed access to the Creek bed along the entire creek despite the water level.

                                               

Richland Creek (Texas)

Richland Creek is a stream in Texas. It is a tributary of the Trinity river and partially blocked for the creation of Richland chambers reservoir. The dam changed the river bed that previously fled to the South across Richland Creek wildlife mana ...

                                               

White Rock Creek

White Rock Creek is a 30-mile creek in the Elm Fork Trinity River watershed. From its headwaters near Frisco, Texas, it runs south-by-south-east through suburban Dallas for 23.5 miles where it widens into White Rock Lake, then continues south for ...

                                               

Deep Creek (Great Salt Lake)

Deep Creek is a 73-mile long tributary of the Great Salt Lake. Beginning at an elevation of 5.339 feet north of Holbrook in northern Oneida County, Idaho, it flows south into Box Elder County, Utah, passing through Holbrook, Stone, Idaho, Snowvil ...

                                               

Jordan River (Utah)

The Jordan River, in the state of Utah, United States, is a river about 51 miles long. Regulated by pumps at its headwaters at Utah Lake, it flows northward through the Salt Lake Valley and empties into the Great Salt Lake. Four of Utahs six larg ...

                                               

Spanish Fork River

Formed by the confluence of the Soldier and Thistle creeks in the now ghost town of Thistle in Spanish Fork Canyon in the Wasatch Range, the river fairly quickly joined by the Diamond Fork creek. The river then flows about 20 miles 32 km northwes ...

                                               

Chip Chap River

The Chip Chap River flows from the disputed Aksai Chin region in southern Xinjiang of China to Ladakh of India. It originates at the eastern edge of the Depsang Plains and flows west, skirting around the Depsang Plains in the north. It discharges ...

                                               

Galwan River

The Galwan River flows from the disputed Aksai Chin region in southern Hotan County, Hotan Prefecture, Xinjiang of China to Ladakh of India. It originates in the area of Samzungling on the eastern side of the Karakoram range and flows west to joi ...

                                               

Zanskar River

The Zanskar River is a north-flowing tributary of the Indus. In its upper reaches, the Zanskar has two main branches. First of these, the Doda, has its source near the Pensi-la 4.400 m mountain-pass and flows south-eastwards along the main Zanska ...

                                               

Appomattox River

The Appomattox River is a tributary of the James River, approximately 157 miles long, in central and eastern Virginia in the United States, named for the Appomattocs Indian tribe who lived along its lower banks in the 17th century. It drains a co ...

                                               

Back Creek (Jackson River tributary)

Back Creek is a 41.3-mile-long river in the United States state of Virginia. It is a tributary of the Jackson River, part of the James River watershed.

                                               

Bailey Creek (Hopewell, Virginia)

Bailey Creek is an 8.6-mile-long stream in the U.S. state of Virginia. It is a tributary of the James River, rising in Fort Lee east of Petersburg and flowing northeast past the city of Hopewell to reach the James River 2 miles southeast of the m ...

                                               

Bennett Creek (Nansemond River tributary)

Bennett Creek or Bennetts Creek is a 7.3-mile-long tributary of the Nansemond River in Suffolk, Virginia. Bennetts Creek Park offers two free boat ramps that access the Nansemond river, a Playground, tennis courts, restrooms, three shelters that ...

                                               

Buffalo Creek (Appomattox River tributary)

Buffalo Creek is a 21.1-mile-long tributary of the Appomattox River in the U.S. state of Virginia. Flowing entirely through Prince Edward County, it joins the Appomattox River at Farmville.

                                               

Buffalo Creek (Maury River tributary)

Buffalo Creek is a 16.0-mile-long tributary of the Maury River in Rockbridge County in the U.S. state of Virginia. It is part of the James River watershed.

                                               

Buffalo River (Virginia)

The Buffalo River is a 31.5-mile-long tributary of the Tye River in the U.S. state of Virginia. It is part of the James River watershed. It rises at the Eastern foot of the Blue ridge mountains, at forks of Buffalo along U.S. route 60 in Amherst ...

                                               

Bullpasture River

The Bullpasture River is a 26.2-mile-long tributary of the Cowpasture River of Virginia in the United States. The Bullpasture river flows through highland County, Virginia, from its source on the border of Virginia and West Virginia North-West of ...

                                               

Bush River (Virginia)

The Bush River is a 22.6-mile-long tributary of the Appomattox River in the U.S. state of Virginia. It rises northeast of Keysville near the junction of the boundaries between Charlotte, Prince Edward, and Lunenburg counties. It flows northeast t ...

                                               

Cabin Creek (Appomattox River tributary)

Cabin Creek is a 4.8-mile-long stream in the U.S. state of Virginia. It is a tributary of the Appomattox River. It rises in Fort Lee and flows north into the western side of the city of Hopewell, reaching the Appomattox River 3 miles upstream of ...

                                               

Calfpasture River

The Calfpasture River is a river in the U.S. state of Virginia. It flows about 41.0 miles from its source, Gordons Peak in the Allegheny Mountains, to its confluence with the Little Calfpasture River, forming the Maury River. Via the Maury, the C ...

                                               

Carpenter Creek

Carpenter Creek in western Virginia, now known as Potts Creek, was shown on a map of the area drawn by Joshua Fry and Peter Jefferson in 1751 and printed in 1755, and so called in the text of Thomas Jeffersons "Notes on the State of Virginia" tha ...

                                               

Cedar Creek (James River tributary)

Cedar Creek is a 12.0-mile-long tributary of the James River in the U.S. state of Virginia. It is notable for flowing through the Natural Bridge rock formation, a National Historic Landmark.

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