COTTONWOOD CREEK (DEWITT COUNTY)
COTTONWOOD CREEK (DeWitt County). Cottonwood Creek rises six miles northwest of Yorktown in central DeWitt County (at 29°03' N, 97°29' W), runs south for five miles, and joins Woods Creek to form Twelvemile Creek (at 29°00' N, 97°26' W). Cottonwood Creek traverses flat terrain with local shallow depressions, surfaced by clayey and sandy loams that support water-tolerant hardwoods, conifers, and grasses.
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