Brazos River

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a river that rises in Mexico and flows across Texas into the Gulf of Mexico

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Lack of recent collection in the San Gabriel River (Brazos River drainage) might be attributed to extirpation events or incorrect listing of the Brazos River drainage as part of Texas Shiner's range.
The Texas Department of Criminal Justice began evacuating on Friday about 1,700 inmates at its Ramsey Unit in Rosharon, about 30 miles (50 km) south of Houston, due to flooding along the Brazos River. It evacuated about 2,600 inmates from two other facilities earlier this week due to flooding on the same river.
Other inland, nonnative populations of this species have been recorded in the upper Rio Grande and the Brazos River in Texas (Hillis et al., 1980; Hubbs et al., 2008).
"Imagine if you are a tourist or business investor driving from Houston into Austin County, and one of the first things you encounter after crossing the Brazos River is the odor of human waste being composted," Stolarski said.
Archer presents students, academics, researchers, and general interest readers with a comprehensive examination of the geology, ecology, and cultural history of the Brazos River in Western Texas.
On its surface, the Brazos River today differs little from the
The Brazos River flooded about 30 miles (50 km) west of Fort Worth and was expected to crest on Thursday evening.
Bell is Vice-President of Compass Financial Strategies and serves as a board member of the Abilene Regional Medical Center, past Vice-President of the Abilene Chamber of Commerce, past member of the Society of Financial Service Professionals, and previous board member of the Brazos River Authority.
Worth promotes her music regularly and she is due to return for a sixth tour of duty to the Brazos River Float Fest in Millsap, Texas.
Graves was best known for ''Goodbye to a River,'' a memoir of a canoe trip down the Brazos River that chronicled nature in masterful language and used history and philosophy to capture a sense of place.
In 1990, they bought 510 acres near Waco and dubbed their new farm Brazos de Dios (Arms of God), which was the original, formal name of the adjacent Brazos River. They built homes and barns.
Rio Roca Chapel was designed by Fayetteville architecture firm Maurice Jennings + Walter Jennings Architects, PLLC, and is located along the Brazos River in Texas.
Field work was conducted in Palo Pinto County along the Brazos River on May 14, 2003 and May 11, 2004 to obtain fruits from Glottidium vesicarium (Jacq.) R.
This history of the Brazos river region in the nineteenth century examines the influence of ethnic and cultural diversity on the slave holding plantation society developed along the contested Mexican border.
The authors are Texans as are most of the destinations beginning at the Wildcatter Ranch about ninety minutes north of Fort Worth on the Brazos River. Here city slickers can ride with the wranglers shoot clay pigeons stay overnight in one of the cabins and enjoy Bob's Famous Baby Back Ribs.
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