TURTLE BAY. Turtle Bay is at the north west corner of Matagorda Bay, between Tres Palacios Bay and Caranachua Bay in Matagorda County (at 28°41' N, 96°17' W). It is fed by Turtle Creek.
The following, adapted from the Chicago Manual of Style, 15th edition, is the preferred citation for this article.Art Leatherwood, "TURTLE BAY," Handbook of Texas Online (http://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/online/articles/rrt04), accessed July 12, 2014. Uploaded on June 15, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.