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CHALK CREEK (Kinney County). Chalk Creek rises nine miles northwest of the intersection of Farm roads 3199 and 334 in northeastern Kinney County (at 29°31' N, 100°10' W) and runs south for 3½ miles to its mouth on the West Nueces River, five miles northwest of Farm Road 334 (at 29°29' N, 100°12' W). The surrounding flat terrain has local deep and dense dissection and is surfaced by dark, calcareous clays and clay and sandy loams that support oak, juniper, mesquite, and various grasses.

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