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BRUSHY CREEK (JACKSON COUNTY)

BRUSHY CREEK (Jackson County). Brushy Creek rises near the Jackson-Wharton-Colorado county line in extreme northern Jackson County (at 29°14' N, 96°39' W) and runs southeast for seventeen miles to its mouth on Sandy Creek, at the northern end of Lake Texana just west of Ganado near the Sandy Creek oilfield (at 29°04' N, 96°34' W). It crosses flat terrain with local shallow depressions surfaced by clay and sandy loam that supports water-tolerant hardwoods, conifers, and grasses.

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"BRUSHY CREEK (JACKSON COUNTY)," Handbook of Texas Online (http://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/online/articles/rbbkl), accessed February 09, 2016. Uploaded on June 12, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.