Big Island Slough

Type: General Entry

Published: 1952

Updated: November 1, 1994

Big Island Slough rises near the intersection of State Highway 225 and Miller Road in southeast Harris County (at 29°42' N, 95°05' W) and flows south seven miles to its mouth on Armand Bayou, three miles northwest of Clear Lake (at 29°36' N, 95°06' W). It traverses flat, flood-prone grasslands.

The following, adapted from the Chicago Manual of Style, 15th edition, is the preferred citation for this entry.

Anonymous, “Big Island Slough,” Handbook of Texas Online, accessed May 24, 2022,

Published by the Texas State Historical Association.

November 1, 1994